Steps to Apply Now! First: You should have already applied to William Paterson University. If you haven’t please do so HERE. Second: You should have received an email from William Paterson Undergraduate Admissions with instructions for applying to the Department of Music at William Paterson University which includes your Student ID#. Third: Log into Slideroom to complete the Music Department Application. Here you will do the following: Upload your jazz recorded audio audition. Jazz Audition Requirements are HERE. Upload an essay, approximately 300 words, describing your personal, artistic, and career goals (Word or PDF only). Fourth: Please provide two names and emails from references. One reference must be a music educator or studio teacher. Fifth: Please complete an online theory test.