Can We Recruit You?

We would love to get to know you better and tell you more about our programs.

By clicking on the RECRUIT ME link below, signing up with Recruit Spot and filling out the questionnaire, we can start that process!

Use Recruit Spot to get your information to faculty and

  • Complete questionnaires with just one click
  • Access and update your information at any time
  • Arrange for your audition into the music program for music majors and minors (ensemble auditions are scheduled during late August/early September)
  • Upload and share videos and recordings with faculty

UWL Department of Music Auditions

These auditions are for musicians contemplating a music major or minor and would like to be considered for Department scholarships. Each entrant should prepare two pieces of contrasting styles and tempos; vocalists should select one song in a foreign language.

For specific recommendations of suitable repertoire, please contact the Department. You will be notified of the results within 2 weeks after your audition. Quality video recordings uploaded to Front Rush ("Recruit Me" link) may be accepted in lieu of a live audition, but live auditions are preferred.

Admission into the pro

Important note: This is NOT an application for admission to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Please contact the Admissions Office at 608.785.8939 or visit the Admissions web site for information and application materials for admission to the University. 

A complete list of requirements can be downloaded by clicking UWL Audition materials.2018-19.v2.docx. Please make sure to read the audition requirements before submitting an audition application. You may audition for admission the Department of Music prior to notification of admittance to the University.

  • Ensemble auditions: complete the music information sheet at START (freshman registration in June). Directors will contact you with the auditions process, to take place approximately on Labor Day weekend or the first week of the fall semester.
  • 2019-2020 Department of Music Scheduled Audition Dates are complete for music majors and music minors.  Contact the Department ( for an alternative audition date and time if you are interested in auditioning as a music major or music minor.