Admissions Overview

The Curtis Institute of Music highly values a diverse international student body. Since its founding in 1924, Curtis has welcomed all applicants regardless of race, geographic origin, religious background, socio-economic level, gender, or sexual orientation.

Admission is a two-step process: applying and auditioning. It is understood and agreed that the submission of an application does not obligate the Curtis Institute of Music to provide an audition.

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E-mail: admissions@curtis.edu
Phone: (215) 717-3172

Why Curtis?

The Curtis Institute of Music educates and trains exceptionally gifted young musicians to engage a local and global community through the highest level of artistry.

How to Apply

The Curtis Institute of Music highly values a diverse international student body. Since its founding in 1924, Curtis has welcomed all applicants regardless of race, geographic origin, religious background, socio-economic level, gender, or sexual orientation.

Financial Aid

All students at the Curtis Institute of Music receive merit-based, full-tuition scholarships regardless of their financial situation.

Student Life

Come to Curtis and find campus life that celebrates music by both students and faculty. Build lifelong friendships with fellow students who share your interests, passions, and perspectives.

Information & Contact

Find opportunities for virtual office hours, Q&As, and talks with Curtis representatives.

E-mail: admissions@curtis.edu
Phone: (215) 717-3172