International Students and Families


Welcome to Interlochen

Artists from all over the world have found an inspiring and transformative experience at Interlochen. Surrounded by a creative, global community, immersed in a scenic, natural setting, individual talents thrive. Here you will learn from renowned professionals, while developing lifelong friendships and enduring confidence.

Arts Academy Overview

Learn about how to apply, enrollment processes for international students, English as a second language curriculum, campus life, and more.

Preparing for Academy

Review the International Student section for more detailed Arts Academy information specific to our international families.

Arts Camp Overview

Learn about how to apply, enrollment considerations for international students, and camp life.

Preparing for Camp

Review the International Student section for more detailed Arts Camp information specific to our international families.

Virtual Tour Resources Center

Tour our facilities, hear from students, and register for online events from the comfort of your home.

Virtual Tour

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Interlochen News & Features

Masked Interlochen Arts Academy students rehearse of The Little Prince
Interlochen Arts Academy to bring “The Little Prince” to life in operatic form

Composer Rachel Portman’s opera based on the beloved book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry will be livestreamed on the Interlochen website May 14 at 7:30 p.m.

Josh Lawrence Director of Jazz Studies at Interlochen Center for the Arts
Interlochen Center for the Arts names Josh Lawrence Director of Jazz Studies

The award-winning trumpeter and experienced educator will lead jazz programs at Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen Arts Camp, and Interlochen Online.

John Church at Interlochen Arts Academy
Interlochen mourns the passing of longtime faculty member John Church

A creative force and dedicated teacher, Church taught metalsmithing and jewelry making at Interlochen Arts Academy for 30 years.

Upcoming Interlochen Concerts & Events
May
9

Theatre, Academy Student

"In The Heights" Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manual Miranda | Book by Quiara Alegria

Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 6:30 p.m.

Corson Auditorium Closed to the public

May
10

Music, Academy Student

Senior Recital: Anders Ruiter-Feenstra and Isabel Atkinson, double bass

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall FREE, no tickets required

May
11

Music, Academy Student

Senior Recital: Elizabeth Perez-Hickman, oboe, and Evan Yonce, oboe

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 11:30 a.m.

Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall FREE, no tickets required