IS THERE A MINOR IN MUSIC?

Yes, we offer a Minor in Music. Here you’ll find more information about the Minor. Click here to learn more about our Undergraduate program.
 

I WOULD LIKE TO PLAY FOR UCR BUT DON’T WANT TO BE A MUSIC MAJOR. WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS?

If admitted to UCR in another major, you are welcome to audition for any of our ensembles.
 

DOES THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT OFFER A PROGRAM IN MUSIC PRODUCTION OR RECORDING?

Sorry, we do not at this time.
 

DO I NEED TO BE A MUSIC MAJOR TO TAKE PRIVATE LESSONS?

No, you can always enroll in either MUS 80/81 or MUS 180/181 regardless of your major.
 

HOW DO I HIRE UCR STUDENTS TO PERFORM AT MY UPCOMING PRIVATE EVENT?

Contact our Undergraduate Academic Adviser at paadvising@ucr.edu for performance scheduling.
 

IF I SELECTED ANOTHER MAJOR AS MY FIRST CHOICE, CAN I DOUBLE MAJOR IN MUSIC?

If you have applied to UCR under another major and want to change your major to Music; you must email our Undergraduate Academic Adviser at paadvising@ucr.edu in order to set up an appointment to discuss the possibility of making the change.
 

WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER IN MAKING ADMISSION DECISIONS?

The Undergraduate Admissions office determines academic eligibility based on UC guidelines.  For more information on UC eligibility, please visit the University of California websiteHere is UCR’s Office of Admission for more information: www.admissions.ucr.edu
 

DOES UCR REQUIRE AUDITIONS AS PART OF THE ADMISSION’S PROCESS?

At this time, UCR does not require auditions as part of the admission’s process. Students must fulfill the UC requirements in order to be accepted into UCR as a Music Major.
 

DO YOU REQUIRE A MUSIC THEORY EXAM?

Music theory placement examinations are given to accepted students only, during their summer orientation before fall quarter.

I AM HOPING TO TRANSFER TO UCR IN THE MUSIC MAJOR. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

All transfers applicants must fulfill the UC Transfer Requirements. Please visit the UCR Transfer Resource Center for more information http://www.admissions.ucr.edu/Home/transfer
 

I AM ALREADY AT UCR, HOW DO I CHANGE MY MAJOR TO MUSIC?

If you have applied to UCR under another major and want to change your major to Music; you must email our Undergraduate Academic Adviser at paadvising@ucr.edu in order to set up an appointment to discuss the possibility of making the change.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE FOR FILING AN ACADEMIC OR ADMINISTRATIVE APPEAL?

For more information regarding graduate appeals, please visit the following link.