Apply – John J. Cali School Of Music - Montclair State University
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Applying for admission to the Cali School of Music is a multi-step process:

Step 1
Apply to Montclair State University

All applicants must first submit an application for University admission.

Apply as a FreshmanApply as a Transfer StudentApply as a Graduate Student

For information about the status of your university application:

Undergraduates – call 973-655-4331
Graduates – call 973-655-5147

Step 2
Apply to the Cali School and Schedule Audition/Interview

Information:Apply to CompositionApply to Instrumental/Vocal PerformanceApply to Jazz StudiesApply to Music EducationApply to Music Therapy

See Degrees & Programs for information about courses and curriculum.

If you have a question or concern, don’t hesitate to leave a message for the Auditions Coordinator at or 973-655-7610.

Admission to:

Musical Theatre (Department of Theater and Dance)

Step 3
Research Financial Aid

Montclair State University and the John J. Cali School of Music offer a range of grants, loans and scholarships.

Learn more now:

Financial Aid and Scholarships