Applicants must select the particular department (Ethnomusicology, Music, and Musicology) to which they wish to apply.

Music Department Degree Programs:
 

Undergraduate Degree Programs

Students who wish to apply to the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music must first complete the University of California's Application for Undergraduate Admission. The filing period for the UC application is November 1-30. After the UC application has been filed, applicants will be required to submit a department supplemental application. Please see the links below for more information by department.

Department of Music Undergraduate Admissions

For information about the Music Industry and Technology Minor, please click here.

Graduate Degree Programs

Students who wish to apply to the Herb Alpert School of Music must first submit a general application to UCLA Graduate Division, in addition to submitting supplemental materials to the department. The due date for graduate applications is December 1. Please see the links below for more information by department.

Department of Music Graduate Admissions

For more information about the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz/UCLA MM in Jazz, please click here.


Visiting the Herb Alpert School of Music

Join a current School of Music student and/or staff member for a tour of the Schoenberg Music Building and the Evelyn & Mo Ostin Music Center, where you’ll see our performance spaces, classrooms, recording studio, rehearsal rooms, practice rooms, computer labs, and more!  Tours take place on Fridays at 3:00 PM.

Click here to see dates of upcoming tours and sign up for a tour.

While you’re here, be sure to take some time to get the full UCLA experience.  Explore the campus on a general tour or take a look at your future home on an on-campus housing tour.

If you aren’t able to visit us in LA, you can still explore our campus on a virtual tour In addition, feel free to contact Zoe Ashmead, Director of Enrollment and Recruitment (), with any questions you have about our programs or applying to the Herb Alpert School of Music.

 

Links

UCLA Undergraduate Admissions

UCLA Graduate Division

REPRESENTATIVE REPERTOIRE

MUSIC UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS -- (FAQ)

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA UNDERGRADUATE APPLICATION

UCLA MUSIC DEPARTMENT TOURS