Western offers music students a unique combination of musical and academic options, within a comprehensive university setting, on one of Canada’s most beautiful campuses. One of the largest music faculties in Canada, it is also one of the friendliest. Our students have a high graduation rate and are successfully established in a wide range of careers.
Music at Western offers students:
Opportunity to discover their talents and musical interests through a common first year
Wide choice of degree programs, majors, and course selection; as well as minors in Music and Dance
Strong balance between academic and performance experience
Well-respected faculty who care about student success
Friendly environment and opportunities to become involved in music student life
Supportive staff who are always there to help students
World-class library and instrument resources
Award-winning ensembles, including symphony orchestra, 4 choirs, 2 bands, jazz ensemble, percussion ensemble, fully staged operas, chamber ensembles
Full hour lessons for all four years
Student Services Team
Undergraduate students have outstanding academic and general support from our highly capable Student Services Team whose goal it is to help students navigate their way through their undergraduate degree as smoothly as possible. The Student Services Team guides and advises students throughout their entire program -- from the initial audition right through graduation day!