Future Student Information


The Magic Flute, 2015
Godspell 2019

For prospective music majors, in addition to the Iowa State application, you will also need to audition for the program. You can find a link that will prompt you to complete the music audition/scholarship application after September 1st here: https://www.financialaid.iastate.edu/scholarships/ 

Both music majors and non-music majors comprise our many music ensembles.

To participate in our practice audition day and gain valuable information about life as a music major at ISU, click here.

For 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.

Music auditions 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.

Please contact Ms. Sue Henze, at 515.294.3831 or at shenze@iastate.edu with any questions regarding the entrance process or music scholarships.

Music Theory Class
Music Theory class