Declaration of Performance Major

Students may declare the performance major during their second semester or by their third semester credit standing. It is highly recommended that students do so during their second semester of study. Students who intend to declare the performance major must visit their instrumental department chair and request an Intent to Declare Performance Major Application Form. It is strongly recommended that students have a GPA of 2.70 or higher in private instruction, ear training and ensemble/lab in order to declare a major in performance.

Important Dates for Performance Major Applicants:

  • Application deadline for summer/fall 2016 start in major: April 1, 2016
  • Application deadline for spring 2017 start in major: November 10, 2016
  • Application deadline for summer/fall 2017 start in major: March 31, 2017