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Conservatory Admissions
Faye Spanos Concert Hall
Jessica Siena
Head of Conservatory Admissions
Conservatory of Music
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the Conservatory of Music at University of the Pacific.

Start your application here. You do not have to complete the application at one time; you can save your work and finish it later. Within the application, please indicate that you would like to be a music major and your primary instrument. A non-refundable application fee of $35.00 is due at the time of your application submission; payments are made online as part of the application process. 

Admission Requirements for all degrees and programs*

  • Completed online application
  • Classical Performance Audition or Jazz Performance Audition (Jazz Studies only) on primary instrument
  • Musicianship Assessment

Additional Requirements for Composition

  • Two Musical Scores (Composition only)
  • Faculty Interview

Additional Requirements for Education, History, Management, Therapy

  • Faculty Interview

*Please note, there is no audition for the Bachelor of Science in Music Industry Studies.

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Financial Aid and Scholarships:

As a small private school, University of the Pacific strives to be both accessible and affordable. We offer University Financial Aid as well as Conservatory Merit Scholarships for music majors and minors.

University Application Deadlines for Fall 2018:

November 15, 2017 Early Action Application Priority Filing Date.
January 15, 2018 Freshmen Regular Application Priority Filing Date and Early Action Notification Date.
January 15, 2018 Financial Aid Priority Filing Date.
April 1, 2018 Regular Application Notification Date and Financial Aid Notification Date.


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For more information about the Conservatory or for questions about the application process, please contact Jessica Siena, Head of Conservatory Admissions at 209.946.2418 or  

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