Steps to Apply Now!
You should have already applied to William Paterson University. If you haven’t please do so HERE.
You should have received an email with instructions for applying to the Department of Music at William Paterson University which includes your Student ID#.
Check out our audition requirements.
Log into Slideroom to complete the Music Department Application. Here you will upload your recorded audition and the following materials:
- An essay, approximately 300 words, describing your personal, artistic, and career goals (Word or PDF only).
- A list of major solo material and repertoire studied during the past three years (Word or PDF only).
- Two Letters of Recommendation from references. One reference must be a music educator or studio teacher.
- You will then complete an online theory test.
You will receive an email with information regarding the audition will be sent to you upon receipt of your music department application.
Come to campus for a live audition, interview, and placement tests (if applicable).