Welcome to Juilliard!


Last updated: June 20, 2017

Dive In! Juilliard Orientation 2017 Penguin LogoCongratulations again on your enrollment at The Juilliard School! We have compiled a variety of resources for you as you prepare for your arrival in August. Be sure to explore the links and pages below and learn all you can about the School.

7Now that you've enrolled at Juilliard, we encourage you to learn more about what it means to be a Juilliard student. Watch our video showcasing a day in the life of former viola student Drew Forde.

Please remember that there are several key deadlines that require your action throughout the summer. If you have any questions during this process, please be sure to reach out to any of our offices for further clarification.

Upcoming Key Dates and Deadlines

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June 15, 2017 - I-20 Request Form Due

  • International students requiring F-1 visa sponsorship from Juilliard must complete an I-20 Request Form.
  • Students currently in F-1 status at another institution are also required to complete the I-20 Request Form to have their F-1 visa transferred to Juilliard.
  • Once submitted, the Office of International Advisement (OIA) will email each student with a list of additional documents that must be submitted to obtain the I-20 and apply for a F-1 visa.

July 1, 2017 - Final Transcripts Due

August 1, 2017 - Health Record Form Due

Submit to Health & Counseling Services. Click here to access the Health Record Form.

For a full list of dates and deadlines throughout the summer, please visit our Orientation Timeline.

New Student Orientation

All new students are required to attend New Student Orientation.

During this time, you will take placement assessments, attend division-specific meetings, learn about school policies and resources, and register for classes. New Student Orientation begins on Sunday, August 27, 2017 (Friday, August 25, 2017 for international students) and runs through Tuesday, September 5, 2017. A complete schedule of assessments, informational sessions and activities will be available in early August.

Requests to arrive late for New Student Orientation should be emailed to academicaffairs@juilliard.edu as early as possible, but no later than August 1. Please be advised that late arrival requests are not guaranteed to be approved.

Technical Standards

Learn more about the technical standards for your degree program here: PDF iconJuilliard Technical Standards 2017-2018

The Juilliard School will make reasonable accommodations for students, guests, and community members with qualified disabilities. If you need to request a disability-related accommodation, please notify the Office of Academic Support and Disability Services as soon as possible (but ideally no later than 2-3 weeks prior to your arrival on campus) to ensure timely accommodation.

Housing Information

Students who submitted a Housing Application were sent their housing assigment on June 12, 2017 to their Juilliard email address. If you did not receive this email or wish to apply for housing, please email reslife@juilliard.edu or visit the Housing Selection page.

For non first-time college students who are looking for off-campus housing resources, please request access our private Facebook group, the Juilliard Off-Campus Housing Forum, where apartment listings, sublets, and roommate requests are posted. Additional NYC apartment hunting resources can be found on our webpage: https://www.juilliard.edu/OffCampusHousing.