Thank you for your interest in the Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music at The University of Texas at Austin! Applying to The University of Texas at Austin as a music major is a two-part process. In addition to completing an application to the university's Office of Admissions, all prospective music majors are required to submit a second application directly to the Butler School.
The Butler School of Music application will allow you to upload your video audition, letters of recommendation, portfolio and résumé, as applicable to your program. You will also have the opportunity to select your preferred Zoom (virtual) interview date.
The Butler School of Music gives preference to applicants who select music as their first-choice major. To be seriously considered for admission to the Butler School of Music, select a music major as your first-choice major on the university application. Music majors are listed under the College of Fine Arts.
If you have questions regarding any part of the application or audition/interview process and can't find the answer in the online materials, please contact Sarah Borshard, Assistant Director for Admissions.