Application Steps

How to Apply

To enroll at Boston Conservatory at Berklee, students must be both academically and artistically accepted into the program. To apply, follow the steps outlined below. Any questions about the application process or requirements should be directed to the Conservatory's Admissions Office.

Please note, if you wish to apply to Berklee College of Music, there is a separate application and audition process. Admission and acceptance to Berklee College of Music is not required for admission to Boston Conservatory at Berklee.

Applications open July 1. Submit your online application by the deadline, accompanied by a non-refundable application fee, payable online in the application portal. Boston Conservatory at Berklee also accepts application fee waivers from the College Board, National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), or your guidance office. Please email application fee waivers to

Application Fees

$75—applications submitted through November 1 
$150—applications submitted through December 1

Application Deadlines

Early Action: Undergraduate applicants may apply for early action by the November 1 deadline.

Regular Action: The deadline to submit applications and pre-screen materials (if required) is December 1.