Degree program, scholarship, tuition and admissions information, including graduate audition requirements and dates, is available online. If you have questions and can’t find the answers in the online materials, please contact the Graduate Admissions Coordinator.

Audition Dates for 2016-17 Admission


  • Thursday, December 1, 2016
    • Prescreening submissions for fall 2017 entry must be uploaded and submitted with the Butler School of Music application by this date. Prescreening auditions are required for all voice and opera applicants.

On-Campus Auditions

  • Saturday, January 21, 2017
  • Saturday, January 28, 2017
  • Saturday, February 4, 2017


Graduate Degrees

Master of Music in Opera Performance

Master of Music in Opera Coaching

Master of Music in Opera Directing

Master of Music in Vocal Performance

Doctor of Musical Arts in Opera Performance

Doctor of Musical Arts in Opera Coaching

Doctor of Musical Arts in Opera Directing

Doctor of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance

Artist Diploma

For more details, please visit the Graduate Degrees page on the Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music website.