Piano Studies

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships Available for the 2020–2021 Academic Year

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Assistantship Benefits

  • Full tuition waiver for all graduate credits
  • Tuition waiver for summer courses
  • $5032–$8308 yearly stipend
  • Total financial benefit: $11,000–$14,000 per year for domestic students and $14,000–$17,000 per year for international students


  • BM or BA degree in music
  • Evidence of strong performance skills as determined by live or video audition with supporting materials
  • Enrollment as a full-time, degree-seeking student in a WIU School of Music graduate program


Audition and application materials must be completed by January 31, 2020 to receive full consideration for assistantships.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Jeffrey Brown
Keyboard Area Coordinator
Email: J-Brown2@wiu.edu
Phone: (309) 807-7160