Undergraduate Admissions Dates and Deadlines

Early September

The online application for Fall 2018 admission opens.

December 1

Undergraduate admission application deadline if you want to participate in regional auditions.

January 15

Application deadline for:

  • Undergraduate admission.
  • Inter-faculty transfers (switching faculties within  McGill).
  • Music entrance scholarship consideration (you are automatically considered when you apply).
  • Submitting screening recordings if you are a jazz or female voice applicant who wants to audition on campus.

February 1

Deadline to upload:

  • Audition recordings (if you are not participating in a regional or on-campus audition).
  • Supporting materials (such as composition samples if you are applying to a composition program).

February and March

  • On-campus auditions take place at McGill University. 
  • Sound Recording qualifying year applicants: If available, your sound recordings (mp3) are due by March 1st.


Admission notifications are sent to all applicants who submitted complete applications.

May and June

If you receive an admission offer, let us know your decision before the deadline in your acceptance letter.