Undergraduate BGJI Application Information

Thank you for your interest in joining the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI). Only those current Berklee students who have completed the BGJI application process are eligible to enter into the BGJI audition and interview process.

Those selected as finalists will be required to audition in person. The BGJI admissions panel includes renowned jazz artists and educators as well as the BGJI administration.

The deadline to apply is April 8, 2019. Individuals selected as finalists will be asked to participate in a live audition and interview on May 9 or 10, 2019.

How to Apply

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Send a note of interest to your instrumental department chair that includes the essay and links you submitted in your online application.
  3. Submit two letters of recommendation.
  4. Participate in an audition, if requested.
  5. Participate in an interview, if requested.


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