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Undergraduate Admissions

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply to the University of North Texas

Apply online through ApplyTexas or The Common Application. After you apply to UNT and pay the application fee, you will receive an email which includes an EUID and pin. This process may take several weeks. Follow the directions in that email to activate your EUID, then you may proceed to Step 2 to apply to the College of Music.

Admission to the College of Music is contingent upon admission to the University of North Texas.

Please refer to the UNT Admissions website for more information.

Step 2: Apply to the College of Music

Complete the on-line College of Music application This is your application for audition, admission, and music merit scholarships. The on-line application will require you to submit names and email addresses of three people whom you wish to recommend you for music study at UNT. Only complete applications can be submitted. For best results we recommend using Chrome, Firefox or Safari when completing your application. View a sample application.

FALL ADMISSION: To be considered for admission in the fall semester, preference will be given to applications received by the first Monday in December. Applications received after that date will be reviewed, and auditions will be scheduled on a case-by-case basis depending on space availability. ALL APPLICATIONS AND AUDITIONS, BOTH LIVE OR RECORDED, MUST BE COMPLETE ON OR BEFORE MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2018.

SPRING ADMISSION is determined in mid-September of each year.  Email collegeofmusic@unt.edu to inquire if your instrument/voice will accept spring applications.  Applications for spring admission must be complete on or before November 1st.

Step 3: Complete the audition

If auditioning in person, you have already selected an audition date on the College of Music application. You will be notified via email of your assigned audition time. For audition requirements, please see http://www.music.unt.edu/admissions/undergraduate-repertoire. Please refer to http://jazz.unt.edu/admission-auditions for jazz requirements. Live auditions are preferred. If you are unable to audition in person, follow the directions on the College of Music application to electronically submit a high quality recorded video audition by using youtube.com, vimeo.com, or similar web service. If these websites are unavailable to you, try using www.tudou.com.

In addition to the audition, applicants in composition, music education and theory who audition on-campus, will participate in an interview with faculty.  Instructions for arranging the interview will be included in the audition confirmation email you receive from collegeofmusic@unt.edu.

Applicants are notified of admission results by email after the final on-campus audition date.

Additional Information

The National Association of Schools of Music Code of Ethics Article V. requires that the acceptance of financial aid or the signing of a declaration of intent to attend a given institution shall not be binding if signed before May 1, of the calendar year of matriculation into a program of study at the undergraduate level.

Other campus offices which you might need to contact:


  • When you have been accepted by the University, UNT Admissions will send information about registering for an Orientation session.

Information about Degrees and Courses:

  • Information about degrees offered at UNT, degree plans and course descriptions are found in the General Catalog.

Degree Plans: