Welcome to the School of Music

We are delighted in your decision to consider attending the School of Music at Sam Houston State University. Explore our academic offerings, get to know the faculty, and join us for performances here at SHSU School of Music. Below you will find admission information.

**Videos of audition repertoire are required as part of the application process.  Applicants must still audition in person on their selected audition day to be considered.  The video submissions are not a prescreen, nor do they replace the live audition unless the pandemic requires a transition to virtual auditions. SHSU faculty may use them to assess of your current ability level.

Audition Dates for All Areas:
Audition DateAudition Request DeadlineAreas Eligible
November 20, 2021
November 6, 2021 Voice and all instruments (excluding guitar)
February 5, 2022
January 22, 2022 Voice and all instruments (excluding guitar and percussion)
February 26, 2022
February 12, 2022 Voice and all instruments (excluding guitar)
March 5, 2022
February 19, 2022 Voice and all instruments
April 4, 2022
March 21, 2022 Voice and percussion only (non-scholarship)

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School of Music
Sam Houston State University
1751 Avenue I, Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-294-1360

A Member of the Texas State University System