205
Students
Financial aid thermometer
35,000
Avg. Financial Aid
Very Selective
Admission Difficulty
42
42%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

San Francisco Conservatory of Music is a Comprehensive institution located in San Francisco, CA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 50 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA  94102
United States
Contact Ms. Melissa Cocco-Mitten
Director of Admissions
Email: admit@sfcm.edu
Phone: 415-503-6231
Fax: 415-503-6299

Majors & Degrees

Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Technology Checkmark
Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
Percussion Instruments Checkmark
Stringed Instruments Checkmark
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Woodwind Instruments Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

429
Applied
182
Accepted
205
Enrolled
42%
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Female Admissions

231
Females Applied
87
Females Accepted
38%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

198
Males Applied
95
Males Accepted
48%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

110
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements: Audition, pre-screen recording in select areas

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen December 1st April 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer December 1st April 1st

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

45,000
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Fees

1,110
Full-time student fees
16,515
Room & board
12,710
Room only

Financial Aid

35,000
Avg. Financial Aid Package
27,500
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
23,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
7,500
Avg. Loan Aid
18,300
Avg. Grant Aid
23,000
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

205
Total undergrad students
30%
International Students
55%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.34%
Black or African American 5.85%
White or Caucasian 34.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.46%
Asian 7.8%
Two or more races 8.78%
Other 5.37%

Gender

Male (56.59%)
Female (43.41%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Not Reported
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 64%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Halloween Party, SF Giants Baseball Game and End of Year Carnival

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Yoga Group and Student Counsel

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
resident assistant on-call for residential hall residents, after hours on-call mental health counseling

Faculty

134
Total Faculty
7:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 105
Male - 94
Female - 40