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Become a part of one the country’s most forward-thinking musical institutions.

Applying to colleges can be time-consuming and confusing. That’s why our team at the Office of Admission is at your disposal. We can guide you through putting together your application, clarify audition requirements, help you prepare for your visit to San Francisco, and answer a wide range of questions. SFCM is a place of collaboration, adventure, excellence—and fun. We look forward to making your path into the Conservatory as simple and enjoyable as possible.


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Invest in us, and we'll invest in you.

Education is paramount. Let us work with you to determine practical financial solutions and explore all available aid options.

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Meet Admissions

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Meet our team 

  • Melissa Cocco-Mitten

  • Steve Castles

  • Jason Lawrence