Stay Connected

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 alumni@juilliard.edu to ensure you receive the next invitation.

Carnegie Hall Bernstein Celebration

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Juilliard alumni are invited to 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.  Registration is now full for the reception- please contact alumni@juilliard.edu to be placed on the wait list.

Back to School Jazz Party

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.  For more information, contact alumni@juilliard.edu.

Entrepreneurship Symposium

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

In collaboration with the Marks Center, this symposium aims to connect recent alumni to expand their resources in the areas of audience development, marketing/networking, programming, and legal issues in the performing arts. The symposium will include 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. More details TBA-- contact alumni@juilliard.edu with any questions.

Juilliard Pre-College Gala

Monday, November 5, 2018

Join us for an evening 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). Dinner dance to follow with special guest performances in the promenade of the David Koch Theater. Read more details about the gala and other centennial year celebrations. 

Student/Alumni Mixer

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Recent alumni are invited to mingle with fellow alums and current students at a panel discussion about working abroad in the arts. Contact alumni@juilliard.edu for more details.

Pre-College Reunion

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Pre-College alumni are invited to relive your Pre-College days on a Saturday back at Juilliard with classes and activities. Details to come!

Past Alumni Events

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.

DMA Reunion

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.

Online Community

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 alumni@juilliard.edu or 212-799-5000, ext. 344.

Alumni Groups and Chapters

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

The Juilliard Journal welcomes submissions for the Alumni News column, which appears eight times per year in the paper and on the web. Here's how to get in touch. 

Visiting Juilliard

The building is open to alumni visitors Monday through Friday from 8am to 7pm. If you would like to visit, please email alumni@juilliard.edu 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 your name can be added to the visitor list. 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. Please also note that library appointments are only available during business hours and require 24-hour advance notice by emailing library@juilliard.edu. 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! 

Contact Us

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: alumni@juilliard.edu