David Oliver Seay graduated from Brigham Young University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in music education and a minor in German teaching. David also recieved university honors for his thesis at graduation.
David was included on the Fall 2014 Dean's List.
In 2014, Seay received an honorable mention in the Adult Classical Division of the Cal-Western Region of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) in Las Vegas. The following year, he received an Oscarson Discovery Grant to help fund his time in the Art Song program with the American Institute of Musical Studies in Graz, Austria.