Considering an application to the CSUS School of Music?
You'll need to apply to the university for admission and take an audition at the School of Music. (If travel to CSUS for the audition creates a hardship, a live unedited video may be sent instead.)
Here are links to university admissions information
GRADUATE AND CERTIFICATE STUDENTS
(Note that the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is NOT required for the School of Music.)
ALL U.S. STUDENTS
Remember to fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) before the deadline!
AUDITIONS FOR THE SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Auditions are held in August, October, December, January, February, and May.
In addition, a competition for the Left Coast New Music Apprenticeship Program will be held in February 2018. The winners will have special study opportunities in the field of contemporary music as well as paid outreach performances.
To register for an audition please fill out these two forms:
Also note that you MUST ALSO apply formally to the university for admission, using these links
GRADUATE (Note that GRE is NOT REQUIRED):
APPLY FOR UNIVERSITY ADMISSION
Apply for admission to CSUS here
And remember to submit your FAFSA LINK
Jan 2018 admission
August 2018 admission
Tuition for California residents is significantly lower than out of state tuition. Graduate and undergraduate students over the age of 19 may be able to establish residency after living in the state for one year. For more information
SPECIAL TUITION RATES FOR RESIDENTS OF WESTERN STATES AND TERRITORIES.
Residents of Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands pay reduced tuition under California's agreements with the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE.)