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School of Music Industry

Bachelor of Science in Music Industry Studies - Business

Bachelor of Arts in Music Industry Studies

Creative Portfolio

There is no preconceived format for the portfolio. We are curious about your passions and accomplishments. It’s not a matter of how much you’ve done, it’s about how you manifest your passion for music and communicate that passion.

Your portfolio may contain the following types of items:

  • Songs or videos you have written, recorded, engineered, produced, or played on

  • Links to your public web presence - Soundcloud, Bandcamp, a Blog, etc.

  • Materials/media promoting events you may have produced or been a part of (posters, programs, photos, press kit, etc.)

  • Your creative/professional resume

 Bachelor of Science in Urban & Electronic Music Production

Creative Portfolio + Interview


Rappers:  Portfolio can include recorded tracks, live show recordings or home recordings; students may submit any written poetry, spoken word work, or bars that they are currently working on. 

Production & DJ: Portfolio showcasing any beats, musical/creative productions, or other electronic work. Tracks can take the form of audio, video files, or links to Soundcloud, YouTube, websites, or other online content created by the applicant.


The interview consists of a conversation with Music Industry Studies faculty members. You will be asked to express your goals and aspirations, past experiences in music, why you want to study at Loyola, etc. Applicants will interview virtually via Zoom. After submitting an application to Loyola, students will register for an interview date through their Loyola Application Status Page

Virtual Interview Dates

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday, December 5, 2020, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday, January 23, 2021, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday, February 27, 2021, 10:00am - 2:00pm