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CU Music Day  Individual visit days  Other campus events

Prospective undergraduate students interested in majoring in music should consider visiting the College of Music. It is recommended that students attend CU Music Day, or consider scheduling an individual visit. 

CU Music Day
Monday, Nov. 12, 8 a.m.-5p.m.

The College of Music invites you to visit us during CU Music Day. Events will include Q&A sessions, a sample lecture, open classes and rehearsals, campus and music building tours, and an open studio hour where students can meet and speak with faculty members. CU Music Day is free and open to all high school and middle school students, but you need to register to attend. Register for CU Music Day here

See a sample agenda from last year

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Individual visit days

As part of an individual visit, with advanced notice, students can choose to review the music application and admissions process, tour Imig Music Building, and/or meet with a faculty member. Start by setting up a visit through CU Undergraduate Admissions.

After you’ve set up your campus tour and admissions presentation, fill out this form to let us know which of the following you would like to do and we will respond within 1-2 business days:

Summer visit schedule (May 14-Aug. 17, 2018)

  • Music Application/Admissions Overview: 3:15 p.m.
  • Daily Imig Building tours: 3:30 p.m.

Fall and Spring Visit Schedule (Aug. 20, 2018-May 10, 2019)

  • Music Application/Admissions Overview: 11-11:15 a.m. OR 1:30-1:45 p.m.
  • Daily Imig Building tours: 11:15 a.m.-Noon OR 1:45-2:30 p.m. (No afternoon tour on Fridays)
  • Faculty Meeting: Dependent on availability. Fill out this form to set one up and we will respond within 1-2 business days.

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Other campus events

College of Music 

Colorado Clarinet Day
Sunday, Sept. 16

Percussion Day
Saturday, Sept. 22

Saxophone Day
October (Date TBD)

Madrigal Festival
Wednesday, Nov. 7

Ekstrand Finals
Sunday, Nov. 11, 2-4 p.m.

College of Music Commencement
Thursday, Dec. 20, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

The College of Music hosts hundreds of free events every year featuring student, faculty and guest performers and music scholars. Check out a full list of events here and plan to check one out!

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