Incoming Students Test Dates

Incoming Students Test Dates

All incoming music undergraduates must take a music theory and aural comprehension exam as part of the orientation process. Please visit the Undergraduate Orientation Portal for details.

Placement exams in music theory, ear training, and music history are required of students entering all graduate programs in music (excluding Music Business students who do not take these tests).

For additional information, please see Graduate Theory and History Placement Exam Information

See more information about the Basic Musicianship portion of the Theory Placement Exam, including a Basic Musicianship practice test with answer key.

Graduate Theory/Aural Comprehension and History Placement Exam
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Education Building, 35 W. 4th Street, Frederick Loewe Theatre
9:00 a.m. to Noon: Graduate Theory and Aural Comprehension Placement
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.: Graduate History Placement
Advanced Undergraduate Written Theory/Aural Comprehension Placement Exam
Friday, August 30, 2019
Education Building, 35 W. 4th Street (Room 777)
9:00 a.m. to Noon