1. Student Resources

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International Students

Students from dozens of countries converge here to study music at the highest level. They help make SFCM a hub of creativity and excellence enriched by a wealth of different perspectives and experiences. If you’ll be joining us from outside the U.S., we want your path here to be as simple as possible. Here’s some information that will smooth your transition to life at the Conservatory.

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Getting Started

Intensive English Program

If your TOEFL score is over 65 (BM) or 71 (MM) yet below our minimum requirements, we offer an intensive summer English program for six weeks in July at the University of San Francisco to help non-native English speakers achieve the admissions requirement.


Get in touch.

Susannah White
Assistant Director of Student Affairs