Equal Opportunity & Anti-Discrimination
New England Conservatory of Music does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, religious or political beliefs, or veteran status in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, recruitment and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other Conservatory-sponsored activities.
Diversity & Respect
NEC is committed to providing a safe environment for learning, working, and performing where all members of the community are valued and respected and can reach their personal and artistic potential. Believing that a vital and diverse community is built on the respect of individuals, NEC fosters an atmosphere of intellectual and artistic freedom, and encourages the open exchange of ideas and creative initiatives. Learning at NEC is an active process that is encouraged and supported by common respect for the talents and potential of each member of the community. An essential part of an NEC education is gaining a deep appreciation of the traditions and cultures from which music originates.