Academy Admission Events

Interlochen Arts Academy Admission Welcome

We can't wait to meet you and your family at one of our on-campus, virtual, or regional events! This is an opportunity to learn more about us, ask questions, and discover why Interlochen Arts Academy is right for you.

Use the drop downs below to learn more about our upcoming Office of Admission & Financial Aid events.

Instrument Days at Arts Academy

Young musicians in grades 8–12 are invited to join Interlochen Arts Academy's faculty and students for our inaugural Instrument Days. Each event includes an overnight stay on campus, master classes with renowned guest artists, and performances. 

  • Interlochen Strings Days, Oct. 13–14 | Register
  • Interlochen Brass & Percussion Days, Oct. 27–28 | Register
  • Interlochen Woodwind Days, Nov. 10–11 | Register



Interlochen Arts Academy Campus Tours

The opportunity to tour our campus is available Mondays and Fridays at 10 a.m. ET.


Creative Writing Virtual Info Session 

Thursday, Oct. 12 | 7 p.m.

Join Interim Director of Creative Writing and New York Times bestselling author Brittany Cavallaro as we discuss highlights of the Creative Writing program at Interlochen Arts Academy. Along with the Admission team, Brittany will share advice and tips for submitting your portfolio to the Virginia B. Ball Creative Writing Scholarship Competition, and for your Arts Academy application. 


Arts Academy Virtual Tour

Trey Devey, President of Interlochen Center for the Arts, is your guide on this virtual tour that will take you to the major hotspots on campus. Stops include the arts division buildings, academic rotundas, our gorgeous grounds, and more. View Virtual Tour