Congratulations on your admission to CWRU!
The Department of Music offers support and resources to first-year undergraduate students and new graduate/professional students. Please contact us with any questions.
Admitted 1st-Year Students can request a digital audition and Current Students can audition in-person or by video to add the music major (before their 2nd semester).
Please contact Mr. Eric Charnofsky to arrange an audition.
As a new 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!
- Academic FAQ
- Lessons and Ensembles FAQ
- Joint Music Program with the Cleveland Institute of Music
- Academic regulations, programs of study, and course offerings
- News and Events
Check out our upcoming livestream performances!
- More about our city
- Confirm your enrollment: Class of 2025
Office of Undergraduate Admission
- Get to know us better - tours, visits and more!
Performing Arts session offered on April 15, 2021 at 7:00 PM
- Live chat, schedule a music overview, or request a trial lesson
- Academic forms for music degree programs
- Recommended courses for music minors and non-majors
- Music Theory Placement Exam (music majors)
- Student employment opportunities
- Undergraduate Orientation | First-Year Students