Schedule an Undergraduate Audition





UCI Music Auditions - January 2020

Undergraduate auditions take place on the 3rd and 4th weekends in January, each year, for fall term admission consideration. Appointments for in-person auditions will be available ONLY on the following dates:

  • Saturday, January 18th, 2020
    • Cello
    • Double Bass
    • Viola
    • Violin
    • Guitar and Lute
    • Piano (classical)
    • Percussion (classical)
  • Sunday, January 19th, 2020
    • Bassoon
    • Clarinet
    • Trombone
    • Vocal Arts
  • Saturday, January 25th, 2020
    • Flute
    • Horn
    • Oboe
    • Trumpet
    • Tuba/Euphonium
    • Vocal Arts
  • Sunday, January 26th, 2020
    • Cello
    • Harp
    • Viola
    • Violin
    • Piano (classical)
    • Jazz Acoustic Bass
    • Jazz Drumset
    • Jazz Piano
    • Jazz Saxophone
    • Jazz Trumpet
    • Jazz Trombone


  • All instruments except Vocal Arts:
    • Applicants self-schedule their audition appointments using the links below.
    • Scheduling links are sorted by instrument.
    • Applicants who want to audition for more than one instrument must schedule each audition separately (using the appropriate link for each instrument).
  • Vocal Arts applicants:
    • PRESCREEN audition required. Use the link below to submit your video (i.e. YouTube or similar).
  • Tips:
    • Please do not make travel arrangements until you have received confirmation of your audition appointment.
    • Confirmation of your audition should arrive within 24 hours after self-scheduling.
    • Reminder emails will be sent to all applicants with audition appointments. You can also select text message reminders when inputting your information.
    • To cancel an audition, email, and include your name AND instrument. We cannot cancel auditions without knowing which instrument.
    • Rescheduling: Cancel your existing audition FIRST by emailing Reschedule your audition online, but only after you have cancelled the original appointment. Availability is limited. Once canceled, we cannot guarantee rescheduling.


Schedule Your Audition


IMPORTANT | Availability is limited. BEFORE making your appointment, please be reasonably certain you WILL BE PRESENT at your in-person audition in late January. If canceling an appointment, we cannot guarantee your ability to reschedule.

Don't see any available audition appointments? Please check back. We add more when the available appointments are filled. When we are unable to accommodate any more in-person auditions, we'll add a notation below. When all audition appointments are filled, applicants must submit a recorded audition.

  • BRASS - Horn
  • BRASS - Trombone
  • BRASS - Trumpet
  • BRASS - Tuba/Euphonium




  • JAZZ - Acoustic Bass
  • JAZZ - Drumset
  • JAZZ - Piano
  • JAZZ - Saxophone
  • JAZZ - Trombone
  • JAZZ - Trumpet


  • PERCUSSION (classical)


  • PIANO (classical)


  • STRINGS - Cello
  • STRINGS - Double Bass
  • STRINGS - Harp
  • STRINGS - Viola
  • STRINGS - Violin


  • WINDS - Bassoon
  • WINDS - Clarinet
  • WINDS - Flute
  • WINDS - Oboe


  • Vocal Arts - Prescreen Audition period has closed. Applicants who pass the prescreen will be invited to schedule an in-person audition. Those who do not pass will receive a message advising of options.