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NOTICE: All Fine & Performing Arts events have been canceled due to restrictions on public gatherings imposed by New York State and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Undergraduate Applicants to the Music Department

In response to COVID-19, auditions are waived for incoming undergraduate freshman and transfer students who apply for admission to the Department of Music for the Fall 2020 semester. All other admission requirements must be met.

Students  accepted as SUNY New Paltz Music majors for the Fall 2020 semester will enter the General Music program without a concentration. The Department of Music will offer auditions at a later date for those students who are interested in pursuing a concentration in Classical Performance, Jazz Performance, or Recording and Electronic Music.

For more information please visit the Office of Undergraduate Admissions website or e-mail the Office of Undergraduate Admission at admissions@newpaltz.edu.

Music Therapy Graduate Applicants

Applicants to the Music Therapy Graduate program are encouraged to apply for entrance in the Fall 2020 semester. For information on applying to the graduate program in Music Therapy please refer to the Graduate School Admission FAQ page.

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