How to Apply

Jazz band playing

We encourage you to learn more about the School of Music programs by visiting our campus and meeting with faculty members and students prior to applying for admission.

Auditions are required for all Master of Music candidates. Please see the Audition Requirements for more details.

Music entrance and assistantship audition dates are scheduled for January 16, January 30, and February 20, 2016.  To request an alternate audition date contact the Director of Music Admissions, Brad Andrews, at 909- 748-8014.

Students who live less than 200 miles from campus are encouraged to perform a live audition.

Recorded video auditions must be submitted via SlideRoom. Uploaded videos should include an introduction, a brief discussion of your performing experience, and answer the question, "Why do you want to attend the University of Redlands?”

  • Before beginning your performance, please speak the title of your piece and the name of the composer.
  • Submit the Graduate Music Application at:

Contact the Director of Music Admissions, Brad Andrews, at or 909-748-8014 to discuss audition repertoire or to answer any questions.

Graduate music programs offered at the University of Redlands include:

Master of Music

  • Conducting - Choral, Orchestral, Wind
  • Performance 
  • Composition
  • Music Education

Artist Diploma (post master's)

While we offer rolling admissions for the graduate program and will continue to accept applications throughout the summer, the deadline for graduate assistantship consideration is April 1st.




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