Empowering musicians for the 21st century.
Musicians need to be smart, agile, innovative, collaborative, and entrepreneurial—inside and outside the world of music. Lawrence University offers the ideal environment for today's aspiring musicians and powerful preparation for a musical life: you'll experience both a world-class conservatory of music and a leading college of liberal arts and sciences.
To ensure your musical education best suits your individual path, we offer four degree options. Regardless of the path you choose, every degree allows you to be mentored by world-class faculty, play in a wide array of award-winning ensembles, and immerse yourself in a culture of creativity and collaborative music-making.