1    Make sure you have been admitted to the University of Illinois or Parkland College


2    Review the Marching Illini Audition Requirements


3    Once you complete your video audition, move to step 4 below to submit your video


4    Complete the Audition Registration Form – form opens January 1




  • All woodwind and brass auditions will be done through VIDEO – be sure to read the audition information for specifics on how to do this
  • Round 1 Videos for drumline, guard and Illinettes will be done through VIDEO, but final auditions will be held IN-PERSON on campus
  • Candidates will receive results of their audition through e-mail approx two weeks after auditions
  • If you wish to audition for both the Concert Bands and the Marching Illini & Fighting Illini Athletic Bands, one audition will satisfy both audition components, unless you plan to audition on a different instrument
  • You do not need to be a music major to join ANY of the University of Illinois Bands – you must audition though!