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.
  2. Schedule an in-person audition appointment or a live video audition appointment.
  3. Submit a video audition.

Click the 'Schedule or upload an audition' link to get started!

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


Our Fall 2019 Scholarship Audition Weekends have concluded, but you can still audition for acceptance into the School of Music using the link below. Auditions can be done in-person on our campus or by video submission.

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!