Submit an Audition

Band performing at game.

Do you want to be a part of the JMB?  All it takes are four easy steps!

Step 1 - Apply to USA!

You must be fully admitted to the University of South Alabama in order to audition for the Jaguar Marching Band. Membership in the JMB is open by audition to all full-time students at the University of South Alabama, and students do not have to major or minor in music in order to participate in the Jaguar Marching Band!




Step 2 - Fill out the Audition Information Form

To start the process of submitting your video audition for the Jaguar Marching Band please fill out the Audition Information Form below. Once you have submitted your Audition Information Form then we have your information in our system and you can complete the video audition submission (Step 3)!  

Auditions will be waived for woodwind and brass players who have auditioned and been accepted as a music major or minor, unless they wish to audition for the Jag Drumline or the USA Color Guard. 

For answers to all of your questions, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.


Step 3 - Submit your Video Audition for the JMB

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak and for the safety of all auditionees we have moved all JMB auditions to an online video submission format effective March 21, 2020.  Please find the specific procedure for your instrument (Brass/WW, Jaguar Drumline, USA Color Guard) below!

All JMB video auditions will be evaluated within one week of submission for both acceptance into the JMB and scholarship consideration. Students must be accepted to the University of South Alabama prior to the awarding of a Jaguar Marching Band scholarship.

Jaguar Marching Band Brass and Woodwinds Video Auditions

Jaguar Drumline Video Audition Submission

Jaguar Marching Band Color Guard Video Audition Submission

Step 4 - Fill out JagSpot for Scholarship Consideration

JagSpotAll students who are accepted into the Jaguar Marching Band receive a scholarship!  In order to award your scholarship after your audition you will need to apply in the JagSpot Scholarship System.  

When submitting your general scholarship application please click "yes" to the question regarding the USA Department of Music/Jaguar Marching Band. This will then move you to the Department of Music/Jaguar Marching Band JagSpot Application. Please fill out this short application completely. Once you have submitted this information you will be eligible for your Jaguar Marching Band Scholarship.