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Berklee College of Music


Visiting And Contact Information

1140 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 02215-3693

United States

Phone: 617-747-2222

Fax: 617-747-2047


Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 64
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 5,538
Total applicants who are accepted: 1,061
Total of accepted students who enroll: 890
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Application Process
Application Fee: $150.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Early Action Application Deadline: 11/01
Early Action Notification Date: 01/31
Early Action Plan Restrictive: No
Regular Application Deadline: 01/15
Priority Application Date: 11/01
Regular Notification Date: 03/31
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 05/01
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $300.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Important
Class Rank:Considered
Academic GPA:Important
Standardized Test Scores:Considered
Application Essay:Considered
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Very important
Extracurricular Activities:Considered
Talent / Ability:Very important
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Not Considered
Geographical Residence:Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Not Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Important
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
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