General Instructions for Joining the AUMB

For information on the general process for becoming a member of the Auburn University Marching Band Tiger Eyes, please visit the Join the AUMB page.

Audition Clinic:

The Tiger Eyes Instructors will hold an Audition Clinic on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at the Auburn Student Act.  This clinic is not mandatory, but attendance is strongly encouraged. The Audition Clinic will be structured so that candidates can participate in Majorette or Dance Line clinic and the Flag Line clinic.

2016 Audition Clinic Times

  • Saturday, February 27th
    • Majorettes (8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.)
    • Danceline (11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
    • Flagline (2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

Audition Eligibility:

All candidates must be accepted to Auburn prior to the audition. If a candidate has not applied, they should do so immediately. Applications can be completed online at Note that candidates' admission to Auburn University will be verified prior to the audition.  A candidate who is a current Auburn University student must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater. All candidates should be aware that Mini Camp will be held June 2016. All parts of Mini camp are mandatory should a candidate be chosen as part of the 2016-2017 Tiger Eyes.

Audition Details:

Auditions for all three lines will be held April 1 and 2, 2016 at the Student Activities Center on the Auburn University campus. 

Candidates are encouraged to audition for two lines to better their chance of being a part of the Tiger Eyes. Candidates have the option to audition for all three lines and will be asked to rank their first, second, and third choice (if applicable) in case they make more than one line. Candidates do not need to rank their order of preference if only auditioning for one line.

Results will be posted within 24 hours of the actual auditions.

Any questions or concerns about the audition and/or clinic dates, times, or procedures should be directed to Kristina Cammack, Tiger Eyes Coordinator, at (334)590-6013 or

The 2016 Tiger Eyes Auditions will be held at the following times, which are subject to change based on number of applicants:

  • Friday, April 1st
    • Majorettes (4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)
      Performance of Individual Routines 7:45 p.m. Seating will begin at 7:15
  • Saturday, April 2nd
    • Dance Line (8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
      Performance of Individual Routines 12:30 p.m. Seating will begin at 12:00 p.m.
    • Flag Line (1:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
      Performance of individual Routines 1:45 p.m. Seating will begin at 12:00 p.m. and will be open for seating again after the Danceline solos have concluded at 1:30 p.m. 

There is an admission fee of $5 per person per event. For those attending both the Dance Line and Flagline solos, the admission fee is $10 per person.

Audition Format:

The auditions will be organized and scored in the following sections:

  • Individual Routines (open to the public – see “Viewing Auditions” below)
    • Majorettes: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
    • Dance Line: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
    • Flag Line: 75 second minimum / 90 second maximum time limit
  • Basic Skills and Travel Technique
    • Demonstrated in small groups (see “Basics and Travel” below)
  • Group Routines
    • Candidates will be taught a brief routine at the audition, which will be performed in small groups. Candidates will be judged on their ability to learn choreography quickly, ability to memorize/retain, overall ability to perform in a group, technique and execution, and overall performance and showmanship.