Virtual Resources & Events

  • Join Interlochen's President Trey Devey for our virtual tour video. We encourage you to watch the tour its entirety. However, you can click the ☰ button in the video player above to skip ahead to a specific area of campus. Enjoy!

Apply today for the 2021-22 Academy year!

Welcome to the Interlochen Arts Academy Admission Resources Center. This page is your destination to find information and videos about what it's like to be at Academy — virtually!

Interlochen Arts Academy is truly a magical place. Our 1200-acre campus is set between two freshwater lakes amongst the stately pines of northern Michigan.

Use the dropdowns below to watch videos and discover opportunities to experience our spaces and student life virtually.

The Office of Admission and Financial Aid is currently working remotely. Should you have any questions, please email us at You can also leave a voicemail at 231.276.7472. 

Be sure to follow the Interlochen Admission team on Instagram @InterlochenAdmission.

Virtual Events Schedule

2021 Virtual Events 

Ambassador of the Art Series: Meet with current academy students to learn about life as an Interlochen student. Enjoy impromptu performances, showcases, and readings. Most importantly, enjoy the opportunity to talk with students and ask questions about their experience!

Contemporary Music | Mon, Jan 11 | 8pm EST | Register

Visual Arts | Tue, Mar 2 | 8pm EST | Register

Theatre | Tue, Mar 9 | 8pm EST | Register

Classical Performance | Tue, Mar 16 | Register

Film | Tue, Mar 23 | 8pm EST | Register

Creative Writing | Tue, Mar 30 | 8pm EST | Register

Dance |Tue, Apr 6 | 8pm EST | Register

Interdisciplinary Arts | Tue, Apr 14 | 8pm EST | Register

Other Virtual Events: 

World Friendship through the Universal Language of the Arts: A Discussion about Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Interlochen | Thurs, Feb 25 | 8pm EST | Register   

  • discussion about diversity, equity, and inclusion at Interlochen


Boarding School: A Parent's Perspective | Thurs, Mar 4 | 8pm EST | Register


BIPOC Alumni Panel | Thurs, Mar 18 | 8 pm EST | Register

Q&A Session for Admitted International Students | Tue, Mar 23 | 8am EST | Register

Earth Day: Sustainability Celebration | Thurs, Apr 22 | 8pm EST | Register

Citizen Artistry: How your art impacts the world | Tue, Apr 27 | Register

Virtual Pride Party | Wed, May 12 | 8pm EST | Register 

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Virtual Event Recordings

Important Resources

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A Student's Perspective

Alumnus Austin Dabney joined Boston Ballet shortly after graduating from Interlochen Arts Academy. He discusses how Interlochen prepared him for the professional world and life after high school. Interested in more videos about Interlochen Arts Academy? Check out our YouTube channel.

Residence Hall Slideshow

Take a look inside Interlochen Arts Academy's various residence halls.

A Parent's Perspective

Parents of Interlochen Arts Academy students share their experiences and how Interlochen has shaped their children's lives. Interested in more videos about Interlochen Arts Academy? Check out our YouTube channel.

Campus Map

Interlochen is located in northwestern lower Michigan, 15 miles southwest of Traverse City. Our 1,200 acre scenic campus is nestled between two lakes and includes dozens of performance venues, exhibition spaces, and much more. You can download a larger version of the map in the File Downloads section below.

Virtual 360° Facility Tours & Live Webcams

Live Webcams

Please click here to experience live views of campus from various venues.

Virtual 360 Facility Tours

Please click on the virtual tour links below to see several Interlochen Arts Academy facilities and campus hot spots:

Academic Classroom

Bonisteel Library

Fennell Music Library

Corson Auditorium

Corson Auditorium - Exterior

Dendrinos Chapel

DeRoy Center for Film Studies

Dow Center for Visual Arts and The Writing House - Exterior

Harvey Theatre

Harvey Theatre and Arts Commons - Exterior

Kresge Auditorium

Kresge Auditorium - Exterior

The Music Center

Osterlin Mall

The Writing House