Receive the instruction you need to grow as an artist—and as an individual.

  • Explore academic and artistic courses designed for artists in grades 9-12, or continue your training with a post-graduate year.
  • Spend half of the school day immersed in the art of your choice: Music, theatre, dance, visual arts, creative writing, film and new media, or interdisciplinary arts.
  • Study with professional artists with real-world experience.
  • Engage in college preparatory academics developed with the emerging artist in mind.
  • Showcase your work through regular concerts, performances, exhibitions, and readings.
  • Prepare for auditions and discover your path forward with guidance from professional academic and college counselors.
  • Enjoy a vibrant residential community that fosters life skills, health and wellness, and lifelong friendships.

People Are Saying

"With an Interlochen education comes the ability to mix artistic and academic learning, a community that fosters close friendships, and a constant array of incredible opportunities."

- Poppy, Creative Writing major