Undergraduate Admission

Applicants must apply AND be admitted to the University prior to auditioning for the School of Music. Acceptance into the School of Music is contingent upon admittance to the University. Please visit the SHSU Admissions website for more information on eligibility requirements.

The following checklists serve as a guide through the School of Music admission process.

University Application Checklist

  1. University application via ApplyTexas.org
  2. Complete the online application for SHSU and pay the $45 nonrefundable application fee or submit an application fee waiver.
  3. Submit Official High School Transcript and SAT/ACT scores to:
    Sam Houston State University
    Undergraduate Admissions Office
    Box 2418
    Huntsville, TX 77341-2418
    Or ask your high school to send an electronic official transcript to Sam Houston State University (code: 003606).
  4. FAFSA application for financial aid and scholarship applications.
  5. Apply to the School of Music and select an audition date. (Qualified students may receive a fee waiver for the School of Music application. Contact Acceptd directly to see if you qualify.)

School of Music Application Checklist

Click here to apply to the School of Music!

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