Visiting the Conservatory

Conservatory Tours

Prospective Undergraduate Students

For undergraduate applicants, we recommend reserving your college tour first before making an appointment to visit the Conservatory.
Schedule a tour of Bard College

In the tour scheduling form please indicate that you would like to meet with a Conservatory Admissions representative following your weekday tour and a counselor will contact you.

Prospective Graduate Students

To arrange for a tour of the Conservatory building and/or meeting, contact the Conservatory Admissions office at (845) 752-2409 or

General Information

Conservatory tours run Monday-Friday. Students will tour the conservatory facilities and speak with a conservatory admissions counselor.

The Conservatory Admissions Office is located in the Blum Music Building, within the Avery Center for the Arts complex on 59 Blithewood Road.  (You can also find us by looking for the Edith C. Blum Institute on this campus map.)

​Depending on the day of your visit we will do our best to arrange for you to observe class, rehearsal, and/or concerts, as well as a meeting with our Director of Admissions.