Night on the Hill Music Preview and Auditions

In conjunction with the OBU Admissions Team, the Division of Music welcomes prospective music students to campus for a fun and informative overnight visit to explore the opportunities available for music study at OBU.

Or please contact:

OBU Division of Music, Office

What will prospective music students do at Night on the Hill?

  • Attend Music classes
  • Participate in Admissions Events
  • Audition for music scholarships
  • Spend the night with an OBU student

When is it?

Fall: November 13-14, 2015

Prospective Music Students arrive at 1:30 p.m. to attend mini-music classes and presentations. You then will spend Sunday evening and Monday morning attending admissions events. Music scholarship auditions will begin at 1 p.m. on Monday.

Who is invited?

Prospective music majors. Only seniors are allowed to audition for scholarships, but juniors are welcome to attend all other events.

Where will I stay?

Student guests are invited to stay in the dorm with OBU students.

Can parents attend?

Absolutely! Parents can attend all music sessions and can obtain a list of hotels/lodging by contacting the Fine Arts Office.

Music Scholarship Auditions

Music Scholarships are available in amounts from $500-$4,000 per year. Please contact the Division of Music for audition requirements/information.

Tentative Schedule (Music Events Only)


1:30 p.m. Registration for Prospective Music Students Raley Chapel, Fine Arts Office
2:00 p.m. Class Piano Raley Chapel, 136
3:00 p.m. Music Theory Raley Chapel, 144
4:00 p.m. Being a Music Major/Careers in Music/Music Degrees Raley Chapel, 203E
5:15 p.m. Registration with Admissions for Admissions Events Geiger Center


Music auditions will begin at 1 p.m. Please contact OBU Division of Music to set your audition appointment.

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