(1st Time Freshman)
You should take either the American College Test (ACT) or the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT I) and designate the West Texas A&M University at Canyon as a score recipient. The ACT School Code is 4250 and the SAT School Code is 6938. You may contact the provider of your test to have your scores sent to WT. It can take more than a month for your scores to reach the WT office of admissions.
Make sure all the items required to make your application complete arrive in the Office of Admissions as soon as possible. More information on required materials from the Office of Admissions.
a. Application for admission with required fee - Texas Common Application*
b. Official high school and any college transcripts
c. TAKS scores (for Texas residents attending a public school)
d. Entrance exam scores on the ACT or SAT I
*Applicants to WTAMU are not required to answer page 5 ("extracurricular, personal, volunteer activities") or page 6 ("employment information") on the Texas Common Application.
e. Apply for WT scholarships at the same time as you apply for admission. The application can be found on the Scholarship Application Page.
Fill out the online WTAMU School of Music audition form and request an audition date. Please note the audition date application deadlines. You must apply before the deadline for the date you wish to audition. All prospective Music students, regardless of their choice of degree plan must audition to be admitted into the department of music. Plan to audition early, as space is limited for the later audition dates.
Prospective students may also audition by submitting an audition video (DVD, or Electronic). Please contact the Music Recruiter (contact data below) for more information. The audition requirements are the same for both face-to-face and distance auditions.
Instrumentalists should contact the music recruiter for current requirements (806-651 2841).
|Undergraduate Voice:|| |
|1. Song in a foreign language||1-4. The program must consist of four different languages: French, German, Italian, and English.|
|2. Song of your choice from the classical music repertoire||5. Another selection must be an aria from the standard opera or oratorio repertoire.|
Your audition will also include a sight-reading exercise and a short interview.
Scholarships are available to select students who show potential for excellence in their chosen field.
Transfer students from Amarillo College are eligible for the Mila Gibson scholarship upon transfer.
Music Recruiter 806-651-2841
Music Department 806-651-2840
Band Office 806-651-2854
Choir Office 806-651-2846
Office of Admissions
WTAMU Box 60745
Canyon, TX 79016
WTAMU Box 60878
Canyon, Texas 79016
WT Mailing Address
West Texas A&M University
2501 Fourth Avenue
Canyon, TX 79016