Future Students


The Nicholls Department of Music offers its students:

  • opportunities to learn from distinguished faculty members and visiting musicians,
  • practical experience performing in ensembles and recitals,
  • hands-on practice in elementary and secondary music classrooms and in the Music Academy, and
  • preparation for careers in music and music education.

Audition Information

All prospective music majors and minors are required to participate in an audition, which involves a performance evaluation and interview for acceptance into the program and for scholarship considerations. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have additional questions.

Fall 2019 Scholarship Audition dates and requirements

Friday, August 23, 2019

Friday, October 4, 2019

Friday, January 24, 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020

Friday, March 27, 2020 (last day for scholarships)

Friday, April 24, 2020




Students are asked to perform two contrasting works on their principal instrument or voice.  Honor Band and Choir audition material is welcome. We encourage prospective students to contact the appropriate applied faculty member for guidance and repertoire suggestions.

Click on the related link below to download and print an audition form, then return or fax it to:

Department of Music
P.O. Box 2017
Thibodaux, LA 70310

Phone: 985.448.4600

Fax: 985.448.4674