Campus Tours

Notice Regarding Tours: In support of LACM effort’s to act cautiously against the spread of COVID-19, we will be suspending all on campus tours until further notice. LACM Admissions is offering virtual tours of campus and housing facilities, please use the available link to register for your virtual tour.

To follow updates from the LACM regarding COVID-19, please visit An admissions counselor is available to you at [email protected] should you have any questions. 

The best way to experience what LACM has to offer is through a campus tour.

Available Monday – Friday
Meet with Admissions Counselors, current students & faculty

Contact the Office of Admissions, or fill out the Tour Request form at least 14 days prior to the visit

Campus tours will meet at the North Campus:

300 S. Fair Oaks Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91105.

The entrance is located near the intersection of Fair Oaks Ave and Del Mar Blvd.

Parking Information:

  • LACM does not have its own parking lot. There are street parking spots and nearby lots, but these may require card/cash/coins. Please do not park in the Goodwill store lot.
  • Public parking lot next to 333 South Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena. Only accepts credit/debit cards. $4 per day.
  • Del Mar Station parking garage located at 230 South Raymond Ave, Pasadena. Accepts credit cards. $6 per day.

Register for a Campus Tour

Questions? Please contact:

Office of Admissions
[email protected]

Housing Tours

To schedule a tour of LACM Housing Facility, The Cadence, please contact the Housing Department.

Due to Cadence occupancy, we ask that Housing Tours be scheduled 14 days in advance. We will try our best to accommodate requests for housing tours after the 14 day deadline. 

LACM Housing
[email protected]

Open House

Discover why LACM was named one of “The 20 Best Music Conservatories in the U.S.” by Explore why LACM is the right fit for you. At the LACM Open House Event, you can tour the campus and meet the LACM Faculty.

Audition LIVE! The LACM Open House Event is your opportunity to audition live. Perform the admissions requirements live and get professional feedback from your performance. No need to record and upload audition videos!

Experience attending a music college in the heart of the music industry. Participate in clinics from leaders in the music industry, and then watch them turn theory into reality during the faculty concert. The LACM Open House Event gives students a chance to hear from current students and their experience at LACM.

Register for Open House

2020 – 2021 Dates to Be Announced

2020 – 2021 Dates to Be Announced

Questions? Please contact:

Office of Admissions
[email protected]

China Audition Tour

LACM is going to China!

Admissions Representatives + a Faculty/Alumni band will be in China this December. Thinking about applying to LACM and moving to LA from China to pursue your music degree? Take advantage of this unique opportunity to meet with LACM representatives & audition live!

2020 – 2021 Dates to Be Announced


More Information:
[email protected]
LACM Wiebo:

Parking & Transportation

Bus – The bus is located near stops on the Pasadena Rapid Transit System. Stops are approximately 2 blocks from campus.

Train – LACM is conveniently located near the Gold Line. Students can walk from the nearest stop to LACM in 2 minutes. The Metro also provides service to downtown LA, and connections to Santa Monica, LAX and more. Single Ride tickets are only $1.75 and the trains come every 7 minutes!

LA Metro Transit Map of Gold Line

LACM and the surrounding Los Angeles area is accessible by public transportation.

Check out these Websites for bus fairs and route information

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