Audition Information for Undergraduate Transfer Students

  1. Complete and submit an NIU undergraduate application through the Office of Admissions.  You do not have to be accepted to the university to audition for us, but we do encourage you to apply early for university admission.
  2. Sign up for an audition.  Click HERE for the audition sign-up link.  Your audition day will include pitch and note-matching as well as your playing or singing audition.
  3. Submit a School of Music Application prior to your audition.
  4. Submit two letters of recommendation (click HERE for form) prior to your audition.
  5. Read about transfer student theory and aural skills testing HERE.

Questions?  Contact the Coordinator of Admissions.

All forms should be sent (by ground mail, as .pdf e-mail attachments, or fax) to:

Lynn Slater, Coordinator of Admissions
School of Music
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Office:  815-753-1546
Fax:      815-753-1759