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The Music Program at FGCU has been designated as a Limited Access Program. All applicants must complete the FGCU application as well as the Bower School of Music supplemental application and schedule an audition. 

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Audition dates for admission and scholarships are:

Students must audition by November 1, 2020 for Spring 2021 admission and March 1, 2021 for Fall 2021 admission.

  • Due to COVID-19, we have cancelled our November 13th in-person audition. We continue to accept recorded auditions, due before Friday, November 13, 2020.
  • Saturday, February 6, 2021 - application deadline is Friday, January 22, 2021
  • Saturday, March 13, 2021 - application deadline is Friday, February 26, 2021
  • Saturday, April 10, 2021 - application deadline is Friday, March 26, 2021.  April 10th audition date is for admittance only with limited scholarship consideration
  • Recorded Audition - Non-Florida Residents only

Transfer students planning on starting school in Spring 2021 will audition on November 13, 2020 for scholarship consideration.

Freshman and transfer students planning on starting school in Fall 2021 should audition on February 6, 2021 or March 13, 2021 for scholarship consideration.