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Current Students

Current Students

Current students in UNI’s School of Music have a wealth of resources at their fingertips. Whether you’re looking for a scholarship, want to get involved with student organizations or are looking for more information on advancing your music career, UNI School of Music is here to help you along the way.

Welcome Students, 2016-17 Academic Year

Welcome to the fall semester!  A new semester is always a great time for new beginnings, and I look forward to seeing and hearing your achievements during this academic year!

Please stop by the School of Music Offices regarding any questions:  Gallagher Bluedorn (GBPAC) 72 (and visit with Susie Grover), or Russell Hall (RSL) 115 (to talk with Rebekah Offield in the main office). Our staff is here to assist you! You can call the offices 24 hours a day at 273-2025 and 273-2024 respectively. Regular office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Russell Hall and the PAC.

All of our faculty members have weekly office hours, so feel free to contact them.

Undergraduate students should contact Dr. Alan Schmitz ( Associate Director, with any questions about classes.  Graduate students should contact Dr. Julia Bullard (, Associate Director. Both of their offices are in 115 Russell Hall. Tammy Hook (, our Office Coordinator, can be contacted regarding employment opportunities. Tammy supervises the entire staff and manages the budget.

All locker or key requests should be requested through Susie Grover ( Any questions on rehearsal/recital scheduling should be directed to Caroline Francis, Communication and Operations Coordinator (

If you need assistance during the academic year, feel free to schedule a meeting to meet with me through Michelle Kostielney ( My office is located in Russell Hall 115. During the first two days, my office is open for all questions -- so please stop by.

The School of Music is known for its excellence because of dedicated students like you! Our outstanding faculty members are ready to assist you in your goals as a successful music major. I wish each of you a very productive and outstanding year!


Dr. Vallentine
Director & Professor