Future Student Information


Street Scene 2021
Street Scene, ISU Theatre in collaboration with ISU Opera Studio and the ISU Symphony Orchestra, 2021

Prospective Music Majors

Preferred music application deadline early February each year.

  1. Apply to Iowa State: application
  2. Create an account and complete the General and College sections in OneApp
  3. Once you have submitted the General and College sections of the OneApp, look for the recommended opportunity for your instrument and complete the required questions. 

Questions may be directed to hayleem@iastate.edu or 515-294-3831.

Prospective Performing Arts or Theatre Majors

Go here to learn more about how to get involved with ISU Theatre and Performing Arts. Please contact Director of Theatre Brad Dell for more information: dellbrad@iastate.edu, 515.294.0184.

Helpful Information

  • Auditions for Music Majors are held mid-February and are based on ability and availability in a studio. Click here for specific audition information, and please do not hesitate to contact the applied professors of your area for more detailed information regarding your audition. 
  • Applicants to the composition program can find special audition requirements here.
  • All music majors are required to take a music placement exam in August prior to the start of the academic year.
  • Music ensembles are comprised of both music majors and non-majors. General auditions are held at the start of classes each fall. Click HERE to learn about our many ensembles and how to participate.

Music Theory Class
Music Theory class