Carnegie Mellon University

School of Music

Where artistry and innovation share center stage

Graduate Admission Timeline

BY DECEMBER 1

  • Complete the School of Music Online Application. (The School of Music Online Application will ask all applicants for a music resume, repertoire list, and 500-word personal statement.)

JANUARY 10

  • Supporting documents (transcripts, test scores, and three recommendations) must be received by January 10 for graduate applicants.

JANUARY-FEBRUARY

  • Live auditions/portfolio reviews will be held on campus, and in regional US cities.

MARCH 15

  • School of Music admission decisions released online through the application system.

APRIL 15

  • Graduate students must confirm enrollment.

Apply Now

The application for fall 2019 is now closed.
The application for fall 2020 will be available on September 1, 2019.