Thank you for your interest in the graduate programs at the University of Louisville School of Music.

We are committed to the advancement of music as an artistic and academic discipline, as a viable professional field, and as a prominent presence in the community. Our location in the Louisville metropolitan area and the School's close ties with the major performing arts groups in the community (e.g. Louisville Orchestra, Kentucky Opera) offers countless opportunities for artists and future professional musicians and teachers.

To apply to the University of Louisville, please visit: There is no separate application to the School of Music. Feel free to contact the School for Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies or the School of Music Admissions office if you have any questions. Contact information for both offices is listed below.

School of Music Admissions

University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
(502) 852-1623

Graduate Admissions Processing
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY  40292
(502) 852-3101

We encourage you to visit the campus and the School of Music - sit in on our rehearsals, attend a performance, and take a mini-lesson with our applied faculty. We can also arrange virtual meetings with music staff and faculty. Contact the School of Music Admissions office to arrange a visit. 

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