Juilliard Thrives

Your well-being is central to your success at school and in your life beyond Juilliard. Juilliard Thrives, The Juilliard School’s campus well-being initiative, seeks to support students by providing opportunities for you to strengthen self-care practices, proactively integrate well-being into your life, and empower you to be healthier and happier. We provide a number of specialized programs and services in order to enhance your Juilliard experience and guide you in improving or sustaining your well-being from your first day at Juilliard through your time as an alumnus.


Do you like what you do each day? People with high Career Well-Being wake up each morning with something to look forward to doing that day. Those with thriving Career Well-Being have a deep purpose in life, passion, and a plan to attain their goals.


Community Well-Being can be the differentiator between a good life and a great one. People with high Community Well-Being feel safe and secure where they live. They take pride in their community, which often results in their wanting to give back and make a lasting contribution to society.


Emotional Well-Being is an important part of overall health; it can include the ability to practice stress management techniques, be resilient, and generate the emotions that lead to good, positive feelings. People with high Emotional Well-Being are in control of their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors, and they're able to cope with life’s challenges. They feel good about themselves and have good relationships with others.


People with thriving Financial Well-Being are satisfied with their overall standard of living. They manage their personal finances well to create financial security. They give to others and don’t just spend on themselves. As a result of managing their money wisely, they have the financial freedom to spend even more time with the people whose company they enjoy most.


People with thriving Physical Well-Being manage their health effectively. They exercise regularly and feel better throughout the day as a result. They make good dietary choices, which keep their energy high throughout the day and sharpen their thinking. They get enough sleep, and wake up feeling well-rested and able to process what they learned the day before.


People with thriving Social Well-Being have several close relationships that help them achieve, enjoy life, and be healthy. They are surrounded by people who encourage their development and growth. They deliberately spend time investing in their social networks. They have great relationships, which gives them positive energy on a daily basis.