Welcome Week Schedule

 

Music Department Welcome Week

FALL 2021
Welcome Week kicks off the start of Fall Quarter and takes place just before instruction begins.
Information critical to student success is shared during this period; please attend everything that applies to YOU – whether you’re a undergraduate or graduate, new or returning student.  

 

PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO SEE REQUIRED WELCOME WEEK EVENTS

EVENTS NOTED IN BOLD ARE CAMPUS OR SCHOOL-WIDE

 

ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS (Open to ALL UCI Students)

  • Music 160: Symphony Orchestra (appointments required)
  • Music 161: Wind Ensemble
  • Music 164: Opera
  • Music 171: Choir/Chamber Singers
  • Music 176: Jazz Small Groups
  • Music 178: Jazz Orchestra

For information about ensemble auditions please view our Ensemble Auditions page.

 

QUESTIONS

Please contact us with any questions.

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

TIME
EVENT & LOCATION
REQUIRED ATTENDEES
TBD
New Student Convocation
(Livestream - Link TBD)
All New Undergraduate Students
(campus-wide)
TBD
Dean's Welcome
New Undergraduate Students
(All CTSA Freshmen & Transfer Students)
TBD
Dean's Meeting with Faculty & Staff
Winifred Smith Hall (WSH)
CTSA Faculty & Staff
TBD
Music Department Faculty & Staff Meeting
MM 220A
Music Faculty & Staff
TBD
 
New TAs Meeting with Union Representative
 
All New TAs
TBD
New Undergraduate Students Meeting with Department Chair
 
Undergraduate Freshman & Transfer Students
TBD
 
 
TBD
Music Production & Recitals Meeting
Winifred Smith Hall (WSH)
Undergraduate Juniors & Seniors, and
New Graduate Students
TBD
Music Theory Placement Exam
MM 316
Undergraduate Freshmen & Transfer Students
TBD
Graduate Student Meeting with Graduate Director
AITR 190
New & Returning Graduate Students
Returning students should join the meeting at 5:00 PM

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

TIME
EVENT & LOCATION
ATTENDEES
TBD
Musicianship Placement Exam
 MM 316
All New Undergraduate Music Majors
(Freshman & Transfer students)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Symphony Orchestra Auditions (String Instruments)
MM 202 & MM 220A
Appointments Required
Open to ALL UCI Students
TBD
TA Professional Development Program
(Students must register by ___ and will receive emailed instructions)
All New TAs

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

TIME
EVENT & LOCATION
ATTENDEES
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Symphony Orchestra Auditions (Winds, Brass, Percussion)
MM 202 & MM 220A
Appointments Required
Open to ALL UCI Students
TBD
Arts Involvement Fair
All CTSA Students
TBD
Mandatory Orientation for ALL New Graduate Students
All New Graduate Students
TBD
Vocal Arts Students Meeting with Faculty
All Undergraduate & Graduate Vocal Arts Students

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

***
First Day of Classes
***

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

TIME
EVENT & LOCATION
ATTENDEES
1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
 
ALL Piano Students Meeting with Faculty
 
All Undergraduate & Graduate Piano Students
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Opera Auditions

Winifred Smith Hall (WSH)

Open to ALL UCI Students