Master of Music International Checklist and Application Fall 2018

This is the most important page for successful completion of your application to The Shepherd School of Music. For this reason, we ask that you refer to this page to be sure you have completed every application step!
Application Step   Checklist   Date Due
1   Application with all supplemental materials   December 1, 2017
2   Non-refundable application fee of $85   December 1, 2017
3   Three letters of recommendation: online application or the paper version   December 1, 2017
4   Unofficial transcripts attached to the application*   December 1, 2017
5   Official transcripts with Fall, 2017 grades. A cumulative minimum grade point average of 3.0 is required on the Bachelor's transcript. For more information, please see the FAQ section   January 19, 2018
6   Copies of 2 - 4 programs of performances in which you participated during undergraduate study and/or the last two years attached to the application.* A program example is here.   December 1, 2017
7   Shepherd School Financial Assistance Application attached to the application*   December 1, 2017
8   Audition profile form for harp, organ, trombone and tuba   December 1, 2017
9   Online submission of the preliminary recording, if necessary, is accessed from the Audition Page   December 1, 2017
10   Composition applicants: online submission of your portfolio. Complete details can be found on the Master of Music Composition page.   December 1, 2017
11   Musicology applications only: Submit GRE scores (Rice institution code is 6609). Complete details are available on the Master of Music Musicology Audition page.   December 1, 2017
12   TOEFL: required if your previous degree is not from a U.S. institution or your native language is not English. Please see the FAQ section for the scores and institution code for sending your scores to us.   January 3, 2018

*all application attachments must be in .pdf format

Begin your application here:
Submission of an Application and supplemental materials