Welcome! We are pleased to know of your interest in applying to the Jacobs School of Music.

All applicants to the Jacobs School must be considered for admission by both Indiana University and the Jacobs School of Music, apply by the deadlines established, submit all required supplementary information, and complete an audition or interview depending on your program.

NEW: For fall 2019 admission, both undergraduate and graduate applicants must complete the JSOM Supplemental Application.  Undergraduate Applicants must first complete one of three applications for admission to Indiana University (1) Apply IU, (2) Common App, or (3) Coalition App.  Graduate Applicants must first submit the IUB Online Graduate and Professional Admission Application.  For further information, please click here

Please note that some programs require pre-screening audition recordings and/or other materials. For detailed information about the pre-screening process, please click here.

To reach the JSOM Supplemental Application, please click here

The details of the application procedure differ slightly depending on what type of applicant you are (undergraduate, transfer, graduate, international, visiting student, or internal applicant). Please select the link below that applies to you and read everything very carefully.

If you should need assistance or have any questions, please always feel free to contact the Office of Music Admissions and Financial Aid at (812) 855-7998, or via email

Application Instructions

Domestic Applicants
International Applicants
Transfer Applicants within IU
Internal Applicants
Visiting Students