Applications will be available after October 1, 2017. Apply online here
Application deadline: January 15, 2018 (extended to January 30). Applicant Bulletin
Your application includes the following documents, which are to be uploaded to your online application.
To be considered for Desautels Faculty of Music scholarships, applicants must meet the application deadline and audition during the advertised audition dates. Late applications will not be accepted.
Audition dates for September 2018 entry: February 16 - 24, 2018
Students will be contacted by the Music Admissions Coordinator with their audition date and time 2-3 weeks after the online applications close.
In-person auditions in all areas may include:
Specific Audition requirements for each discipline:
As part of the audition process, students will write a music theory test which assesses competency in basic music theory. This test is written on the day of the in-person audition.
Download a sample theory test
Students who have not studied theory are advised to connect with a private instructor or attend the Theory Entrance Exam Prep (TEEP) class.
Theory Entrance Exam Prep (TEEP) class
Session 1: October 22 - November 26, 2017
Session 2: January 7 - February 11, 2018
Sundays, 1:15 - 3:30 PM
Contact Prep Studies at 204.474.9797 or
download the registration form
Students have been most successful in the audition and music theory test when they have achieved a level of musicianship comparable to the Conservatory Canada or Royal Conservatory of Music:
- Grade 8 for piano and strings
- Grade 7 for voice, woodwinds and brass
- Grade 6 for organ