Boot Camp | LSU School of Music

Music Boot Camp

The LSU Music Boot Camp is an intensive program designed specifically for incoming music majors. The program is focused on helping students make a smooth transition to LSU music and campus life prior to the start of the fall semester.


: August 16 - 23, 2019

Cost: $50.00 – Early housing available (Only for students living on campus, additional fees apply)

*Co-registration of the Music Boot Camp with other activities (offered during the same dates) such as Tiger Band Camp or STRIPES is prohibited.

Registration Fee Includes: all activities/materials/Boot Camp T-shirt

Registration Deadline: July 22, 2019

Questions can be directed to Alexia Perez at or 225-578-6047.

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At LSU Music Boot Camp, participants will:

  • Learn important study skills
  • Participate in Music History and Theory lectures
  • Complete practice exams and review with faculty
  • Collaborate with faculty and peer mentors in a variety of engaging activities
  • Meet faculty, graduate students, and university staff in a relaxed, informal setting



  • Saturday
    • Early Res Life check-in available
  • Sunday
    • Program check-in
    • Tours of facilities and the LSU campus
    • Meet ‘n‘ Greet Brunch
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
    • Content intensive classes
    • Area specific workshops
    • Faculty-led group activities
    • Peer-led group activities
    • Campus Resource staff presentations 
  • Thursday
    • Practice Test sessions
    • Review and discussion of test results with faculty mentors
    • Final peer-led closing activities


Students attending the Music Boot Camp will be expected to attend all events during the days of the camp; evenings will be left free for students to participate in the larger LSU Community “Welcome Week” events.