Western Carolina University's School of Music provides student musicians with performance and recording experiences that prepare them for careers in the industry. From our award-winning Pride of the Mountains Marching Band to our regionally acclaimed Commercial & Electronic and Music Education programs, our students are surrounded by excellence. They go on to work as producers, studio musicians, conductors, teachers and recording artists.
Students interested in studying music will be required to audition. Mark your calendar for Spring 2017 audition dates: Saturday, January 28 and Saturday, February 18.Admission and Auditions
Through support from donors, WCU's Friends of the Arts and our music faculty, the School of Music offers several competitive scholarships. Students can also apply for scholarships through the University each year prior to Feb. 1 for the following fall.Learn More