Incoming First-year Students


First-year Music (BA) majors and music minors should contact Mr. Eric CharnofskyCoordinator of Undergraduate Studies in Music (BA) and Undergraduate Enrollment. 

First-year Music Education (BS) majors should contact Dr. Matthew GarrettCoordinator of Undergraduate Studies in Music Education (BS).

As an incoming first-year student in the Department of Music you're bound to have plenty of questions about the student experience, academic curriculum, placement exams and more. Follow the links below to discover useful information about how to prepare for musical study at Case Western Reserve University—whether you're deciding what courses to take or where to practice, these resources will help you get off to a good start!