Whether taking classes, attending concerts, or performing with ensembles, students in any major can gain a variety of life-enriching experiences and valuable skills through the WSU School of Music. Research shows that studying music provides numerous mental and emotional benefits. It can help to sharpen memory, increase self-discipline, promote teamwork, relieve stress and anxiety, and boost creativity. Music study has been linked to higher exam scores and better performance in subjects from math and science to foreign languages.
The WSU School of Music maintains an energetic presence across campus, in the local community, and throughout the state and region. Our faculty are world-class performers and our students excel in music competitions, festivals, and conferences worldwide.
Encourage your student to get involved with music on our campus to gain the many benefits it can bring!