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Welcome to Millikin University’s School of Music Acceptd page!

Millikin's nationally recognized School of Music brings relevant, performance-based opportunities to all facets of undergraduate music education.  With five distinctive music degree programs and additional certificate options, our students find their path to professional success through a blending of creative, performative, scholarly, and entrepreneurial experiences designed to train the next generation of music professionals.  The mission of the School of Music is to develop the whole musician – artistically, intellectually, technically – through the integration of theory and practice in an environment where students become active learners through their relationships with faculty, who themselves continue to grow as artists, scholars, and teachers.


Thank you for your interest in Millikin! For more information about coursework and performance opportunities, please visit https://millikin.edu/academics/cas/music/how-apply

Degree Programs:

  • BM Commercial Music
  • BM Music Business
  • BM Music Education (vocal)
  • BM Music Education (instrumental)
  • BM Music Performance (vocal)
  • BM Music Performance (instrumental)
  • BM Music Performance (piano)
  • Music Minor

Audition Information
Auditions at Millikin University allow you to showcase your talents. Our auditions are a professional experience, so we have developed these guidelines to help students prepare.

The audition process is comprised of two parts:

  • Submission of video recorded repertoire via Acceptd
  • Real-time virtual skills assessment via Zoom.

Students should utilize Acceptd to:

  • Submit recorded repertoire
  • Schedule real-time virtual skills session

Vocalist Repertoire Submission Deadlines

  • Deadline November 6, 2020 11:59pm for the November 13 Live Skills Session
  • Deadline January 4, 2021 11:59pm for the January 18 Live Skills Session
  • Deadline February 1, 2021 11:59pm for the February 15 Live Skills Session
  • Deadline February 15, 2021 11:59pm for the March 1 Live Skills Session
  • Deadline March 12, 2021 11:59pm for the March 26 Live Skills Session
  • Deadline March 26, 2021 11:59pm for the April 9 Live Skills Session
  • Alternate date: Deadline July 16 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session on August 1, 2021

Any Vocal students needing to schedule a Live Skills Session after April 9, 2021 can reach out to Kim Dial at auditioncoordinator@millikin.edu to set up a date and time. 

Instrumental Repertoire Submission Deadlines

  • Deadline November 6, 2020 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between November 13 and January 3, 2021
  • Deadline January 4, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between January 18 and January 31
  • Deadline February 1, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between February 15 and February 28
  • Deadline February 15, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between March 1 and March 14
  • Deadline March 12, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between March 29 and April 9
  • Deadline March 26, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between April 12 and April 23
  • Alternate date: Deadline July 16, 2021 11:59pm for a Live Skills Session between August 1 and the First Day of Class on August 23

Hard Deadline/Acceptd page closes submissions: August 1, 2021 at 11:59pm

Kim Dial, Audition Coordinator
217-424-3934
auditioncoordinator@millikin.edu

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