Undergraduate Admission

Westminster Choir College, part of Rider’s Westminster College of the Arts, is the only school of its kind in the world.   Begin here to follow your passion and explore Westminster.

We are considering applications for Spring and Fall 2015. Apply Now!

Scholarships and financial aid support are available.

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First-Year Students
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Educational Opportunity Program

Audition Information 
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  • Offers Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Music, Master of Music Education, Master of Voice Pedagogy, and Master of Arts in Teaching
  • 480 full-time undergraduate and graduate students
  • Founded in 1926 by John Finley Williamson
  • 45 miles from Philadelphia, 50 miles from New York City
  • 21 pipe organs and 165 pianos on campus
  • Facilities include: 3 piano labs, 61 practice rooms, 4 performance venues, music computing center, and voice lab
  • 80,000 pieces in the choral reference collection
  • Student to Faculty ratio is 6:1
  • Average class size is 12 students
  • Among the top 7% of "green" universities and colleges in the country
  • 8 choirs
  • Westminster's choirs have been featured on more than 180 commercial recordings

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