Juilliard offers a host of opportunities to get involved and to reconnect with the School and fellow alumni, no matter what you're interested in or where you live. To find out more about online communities, local events, or other ways to get in touch, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations.
Upcoming Alumni Events
The Office of Alumni Relations sponsors events such as reunions, regional alumni events, etc. Invitations are primarily sent via email. Please be sure to send your email address to [email protected] to ensure you receive the next invitation.
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Recent alumni are invited to connect and expand their resources in the areas of marketing, programming, and legal issues in the performing arts, featuring a keynote discussion with former IMG Artists director Edna Landau.
Past Alumni Events
Juilliard Dance Homecoming
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Dance alumni came back to Juilliard to connect with fellow alumni, take classes, and get to know Alicia Graf Mack, director of the division. See photos from the day of festivities.
Juilliard in Miami
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Alumni in the South Florida area attended a reception and performance featuring Nord Anglia students from across the Americas, conducted by alumnus Ryan McAdams and others.
Morse Fellowship Alumni Reunion
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Current and former participants in the Morse Fellowship program were invited to reconnect and reminisce. See photos of the evening.
Pre-College Centennial Reunion
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Pre-College alumni relived their childhood Saturdays with a day of classes and activities. See photos of the event.
Student/Alumni Mixer: Advocacy in the Arts
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Students and recent graduates came for a panel with alumni who have used the arts as a means for activism, moderated by Cory Owen, Assistant Dean for International Advisement and Diversity Initiatives.
Elevating the Alum: David Chan
Monday, January 14, 2019
Alumni were invited back to the building for a discussion with alumnus David Chan, concertmaster of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and wine connoisseur. See photos of the evening.
Student/Alumni Mixer: Careers Abroad
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Recent alumni mingled with current students at a panel discussion about working abroad in the arts. Contact [email protected] for more details.
Elevating the Alum: Damian Woetzel
Monday, November 12, 2018
Alumni were invited back for a discussion with new Juilliard president Damian Woetzel in this alumni-led event. See photos of the evening.
Juilliard Pre-College Gala
Monday, November 5, 2018
Juilliard celebrated celebrating 100 Years of Pre-College, including a performance of the Pre-College Orchestra conducted by Robert Spano with soloist Emanuel Ax (Pre-College '66; Diploma '70, Postgraduate Diploma '72, piano). A dinner dance with special guest performances followed in the promenade of the David Koch Theater. Read more details about the gala and other centennial year celebrations.
Sunday, October 28th, 2018
In collaboration with the Marks Center, this symposium connected recent alumni to expand their resources in the areas of audience development, marketing/networking, programming, and legal issues in the performing arts. The symposium included a keynote discussion with Nadia Sirota (BM ’04, MM ’06, viola; ’08 Academy) followed by lunch and four 30-minute breakout sessions on individual topics. See photos of the event.
Juilliard Club Back-to-School Night
Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Recent alumni are invited to return to campus and join the Juilliard Club for an evening of Juilliard Jazz, featuring the music of master orchestrators Tadd Dameron, Neal Hefti, Thad Jones, and Gerry Mulligan guest conducted by Brandon Lee (BM ’05, MM ’07, jazz studies), and an exclusive cocktail reception after the concert. See photos of the reception.
Carnegie Hall Bernstein Celebration
Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Juilliard alumni attended a cocktail reception at Carnegie Hall following a Bernstein Centennial Celebration, with Marin Alsop (Pre-College '72; BM '77, MM '78, violin) conducting the Juilliard Orchestra, featuring Juilliard singers vocal arts alumni Raquel González, Naomi Louisa O’Connell, Amanda Lynn Bottoms, Paul Appleby, Aubrey Allicock, and Ryan McKinny. See photos of the event.
Alumni Event Honoring President Polisi
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Alumni gathered for Dr. Joseph W. Polisi’s last alumni event as President of The Juilliard School, featuring a reception and performance from alumni Peter Dugan and Charles Yang with special guests Victoria Pollack and Angela Falk. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
Los Angeles Events for Drama Alumni
Sunday, April 15–Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
Drama alumni celebrated Drama’s 50th anniversary with a play lab, actor presentations, and other events.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Juilliard DMA alumni and current students gathered for a celebration of Dr. Joseph W. Polisi’s tenure. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
Juilliard Dance Alumni-Student Online Networking
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Dance alumni talked with graduating Juilliard dancers via an online speed-networking event.
Student-Alumni Mixer with Edward Bilous
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Alumni and current students gathered for a reception and interdisciplinary multimedia presentation from alumnus Edward Bilous, director of Juilliard’s Center for Innovation in the Arts.
Juilliard in Los Angeles
Monday, March 5, 2018
Alumni joined Juilliard President Joseph W. Polisi as he honored the achievements of alumni Michael Chieffo and John Williams at The Four Seasons in Los Angeles. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
Juilliard in Atlanta
Saturday, February 11, 2018
Alumni gathered for a reception and concert featuring 24 Juilliard alumni as part of the Emory Chamber Music Society in Atlanta. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
Juilliard in Europe Online Networking Event
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Alumni living around Europe chatted with each other in an online speed-networking platform.
Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra Reception
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Pre-College alumni gathered with current staff and administrators before a concert of the Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra conducted by Robert Spano. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
New Dances Alumni Reception
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Dance alumni gathered for a private reception centered around the final performance of the Juilliard’s New Dances 2017.
Student-Alumni Mixer with Leonard Slatkin
Monday, November 6, 2017
Alumni and current students gathered for a reception to hear Leonard Slatkin (BM ’67, orchestral conducting) talk about his career and latest book, Leading Tones: Reflections on Music, Musicians, and the Music Industry. See a slideshow of photos from the event.
Drama 50th Anniversary Celebration: The Readiness Is All
Friday, October 6 through Monday, October 9, 2017
Alumni from every group came together for a weekend of events celebrating Juilliard’s Drama Division. See a short video montage of the weekend.
Juilliard's online community provides alumni with the opportunity to catch up with classmates, network, and share their news. To create a login and password, go to https://alumni.juilliard.edu and click on "New User Registration." You will need your Alumni ID number, which can be found on your Alumni ID card or by contacting the Alumni Office at [email protected] or 212-799-5000, ext. 344.
Alumni Groups and Chapters
Connect with alumni all over the world by joining our main group along with our regional/specialized groups listed below. Facebook is a great tool to utilize in finding other alumni and posting your performances, projects, and thoughts.
- The Juilliard School Alumni Group
- The Juilliard School Dance Alumni Group
- The Juilliard School Drama Alumni Group
- The Juilliard School Beyond the Stage Group
- The Juilliard School Alumni Group of Eastern Asia
- The Juilliard School Alumni Group in the Bay Area
- The Juilliard School Alumni Group in L.A.
- The Juilliard School Alumni Group of Europe
- The Juilliard School Professional Intern Alumni Group
- Juilliard Pre-College Network
Beyond the Stage
The Juilliard Alumni Office is in the beginning stages of creating a network for alums who work in non-performance related careers. The group will host events and create opportunities for mentoring between alumni and/or between alumni and current students. Contact the Office of Alumni Relations if you are interested in finding out more about this group or joining Beyond the Stage.
Tell Us Your News
If you would like to visit the Juilliard building, please email [email protected] or call (212) 799-5000, ext. 344, during business hours (Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm), at least one day prior to your visit so that an appointment can be created in the security system. The building is open to alumni visitors Monday through Friday from 8am to 7pm. Weekend visits can be arranged by request on a case-by-case basis. Alumni are required to show their alumni ID card and photo ID at the security desk upon arrival. If you do not have your alumni ID card, contact the alumni office to request one.
Library appointments are available Monday through Saturday from 9am-5pm by making an appointment 24-hours in advance. Email [email protected] or [email protected] to request a library visit. Please note that Saturday appointments must be confirmed by the close of business day on the Friday before your visit.
During the summer months, the Juilliard building is not open on weekends and all administrative offices are closed on Fridays. Thank you for your understanding, and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit!
The Office of Alumni Relations is located in Room 208 in the Juilliard Building.
Rebecca Vaccarelli, Director of Alumni Relations
Zachary Green, Alumni Relations Associate (BM '15, MM '17, composition)
The Juilliard School
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023-6588
Phone: (212) 799-5000, ext. 344
Fax: (212) 873-4085
Email: [email protected]