Challey School of Music

The Challey School of Music offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees—to prepare the next generation of music professionals.


We offer FREE music lessons for prospective music students interested in the Challey School of Music. High School students will have the opportunity to meet with faculty for a one-on-one 30-minute lesson. Request a Virtual Lesson

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Digital Concert and Recital Programs


Important Information for Prospective Students

Undergraduate Programs

Scholarship Information

H.S. Music Competition Winners Announced

Graduate Programs


2021 Fissinger Choral Competition

Deadline to submit: August 1, 2021

Guest Artists

The Challey School of Music offers students ongoing opportunities to interact with nationally and internationally acclaimed guest artists, who share their talents and experiences through workshops and in performances.

View our current and prior guest artist roster here.

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