Supplemental Application Requirements: Musicology (MFA)

Applicants in Musicology must submit the following materials:

1. At least one additional writing sample (in addition to the writing sample described under “Core Graduate Application Requirements”). 

2. GRE test scores are required (institutional code: 4859).


IMPORTANT | Submission of additional writing sample(s)

The UCI application does not allow for electronic upload of academic essays. Please email these to with the subject line "Grad App Essay - Musicology" (PDF or Word format only). Alternatively, hard copies may be mailed to the following address:


Attn: Graduate Admissions
Department of Music
University of California, Irvine
303 Music and Media
Irvine, CA 92697-2775


For more information, view our Musicology page.