Next Steps

Are you ready to start your CBU journey?

Getting started is a simple, two-step process:

1. AUDITION for the School of Music

All students interested in pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in music at CBU must complete a music major audition. There are three potential ways to do this:

  1. Schedule an audition at a CBU School of Music Open House or on a Spring Music Major Audition Weekend. More information on our upcoming Spring Audition Weekends can be seen in the box on the right.
  2. Schedule an in-person audition appointment or a live video audition appointment.
  3. Submit a video audition.

Click the 'Schedule an audition' link to get started! All of the information you will need to prepare for your audition will be provided.

2. APPLY to the University

All undergraduate and graduate students must apply to CBU through the Admissions office. This is a painless process that can be done completely online. Start your application today by choosing one of the degree program below.

2019 Scholarship Audition Weekends

for all music majors and non-music majors


February 8-9, 2019
March 8-9, 2019


Have questions?

If you have questions regarding our academic programs, or any portion of the audition process, please call our office at 951.343.4251 or email We would be honored to assist you!