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Undergraduate Auditions


Undergraduate Auditions

Every applicant must demonstrate, by an audition, portfolio, and/or interview, sufficient ability and potential to successfully pursue one of the degree programs of the School.

We strongly recommend auditioning and/or interviewing in Ann Arbor.

Scheduling & Fees

  • Submit the application as early as possible, but no later than the deadline (December 1 for most programs).
  • Select your preferences for an audition/interview dates or upload a recorded audition when you create your DecisionDesk profile.
  • Auditions and interviews are by appointment and will be scheduled only after a successful review of the complete application materials.
  • We will notify you by Email if an audition/interview is granted. Do not make travel arrangements until you are approved to audition/interview and receive email confirmation of your date.
  • A non-refundable audition/interview fee of $35.00 will be assessed at the time your audition/interview date is confirmed or when you submit your recorded audition. A link to pay your audition/interview fee will be included in your confirmation Email for live auditioning applicants.

Applicants who wish to be considered for School of Music, Theatre & Dance merit scholarships MUST audition by February 27, 2015.

Audition Requirements

Audition requirements are unique to each area of study. Be sure to review the requirements specific to your program on the "auditions & interviews" page for your Department.

Questions or requests for repertoire substitution should be directed to the Auditions Coordinator for your department:

Find out more about how auditions are scheduled, what to expect at your audition, and rolling admissions.



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Photography Credits:

U-M Photo Services

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Peter Smith

David Smith

Glen Behring

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