How to Apply


Undergraduate Admission

Ready to apply to an arts major at PSU? 

Just fill out the application for Portland State University, and choose the appropriate major from the list.

For most majors, that’s all you have to do. The exception are the Music majors. 


Admission to the School of Music

To be admitted to any of the majors in the School of Music, you must:

  1. Apply to PSU 
  2. Submit a secondary application to the School of Music
  3. Pass the entrance audition

Learn more about how to apply to the School of Music


Graduate Admission

To be admitted to the graduate programs in Architecture, Art or Music, you must

  1. Apply to PSU
  2. Submit the graduate application for your program
  3. Demonstrate the quality of your work, either through a portfolio or audition 

Get the details on how to apply:

Questions? Contact an advisor.