College of Music

University of Colorado Boulder

Prospective Graduate Students

*Be sure to check back for updated information after August 1.

The College of Music offers a variety of graduate degrees, including Master's, Doctoral (DMA & PhD), and Professional Certificate Programs.


The application deadline for Fall admission is:

  • December 1 for all applicants (completed application along with supplemental materials must be received by December 1)

The application deadline for Spring admission is:

  • October 1 (Music Education applicants only)

Visiting Us

Students are encouraged to visit the College of Music.  To inquire about and schedule a visit, please contact faculty in your respective department.

Contact Us

After reviewing information on this website, we encourage you to contact faculty in your respective department for more information

For questions and more information about the application process, please contact the Graduate Studies Office

Graduate Studies Office

Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
College of Music
301 UCB
University of Colorado Boulder
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Imig Music Building, Room C109
Office Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (closed noon-1 p.m.), Mon. – Fri.
Summer Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed noon-1p.m.), Mon. – Fri.