Join the Emerson Community

Link to Admission

With nearly 30 undergraduate majors and 12 graduate programs in communication and the arts, Emerson will give you the tools, inspiration, and experience you need to make your dreams a reality.

Apply

Visit Us in Boston and LA

Link to visit

From our downtown campus in the heart of Boston’s Theatre District to our state-of-the-art facility on Sunset Boulevard, Emerson gives you unparalleled access to opportunity. Come see for yourself!

Visit

Enhancing the Emerson Experience

Link to view donation options.

By giving to Emerson College, you can have a transformative impact on our community of students, faculty, and staff.

Find Out How

News

From left: Allen Zipper P'19, Mark Hollmann, and Dave Caplan

ELA Hosts Tesla-Edison Musical Rehearsal

Emerson LA students had the opportunity to sit in on rehearsals for a new musical based on the feud between rival inventors Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Allen Zipper P'19 co-wrote the musical, which features alumnus Joseph Leo Bwarie ’99.

Allen Zipper P'19 and Joseph Leo Bwarie ’99 rehearse at ELA

Forbes Under 30 headshots

Tech Giants, Emerson Students to Converge at Cutler Majestic

The CEOs of billion-dollar online retail behemoths, the youngest person to get Silicon Valley VC funding, and actor-turned-investor Ashton Kutcher will take the stage at the Cutler Majestic Theatre October 17–18 when Emerson College hosts the Tech track of the 2016 Forbes Under 30 Summit.

Here All Night Conor Lovett

In "Here All Night," ArtsEmerson Brings a New Twist to Beckett

In a manner of speaking, Here All Night, the production ArtsEmerson is presenting on the Paramount Mainstage October 5-9, was written by Samuel Beckett. But the direction and sense of cohesion of the show comes from the collective minds of Gare St. Lazare Ireland, a theatrical company known for its interpretations of Beckett’s work.

michaele whelan john anderson

Faculty Honored for Commitment to Emerson

Six faculty members were honored for a combined 150 years of service and scholarship at Emerson College, while two retiring members were given heartfelt send-offs at a Faculty Appreciation Reception on September 28.

National Voter Registration Day

Elma Lewis Center Works to Get Out the Vote

At tables set up in Piano Row, the Dining Hall, and the Tenth Floor of the Walker Building on Tuesday, members of the Emerson community could register to vote via #EmersonVotes. If they already were registered, they could get help finding their polling place, or sign up to request an absentee ballot from their home state.

Events

Machine de Cirque

ArtsEmerson: Machine de Cirque

Wed, September 21, 2016 7:30pm


Machine de Cirque, a new Quebec City circus company, presents a show for all audiences that is wildly acrobatic, poetic and humorous.

Jennine Capo Crucet

WLP Reading Series: Jennine Capó Crucet

Wed, October 05, 2016 4:00pm


Jennine Capó Crucet is the author of the novel, Make Your Home Among Strangers, from St. Martin's Press, long-listed for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize.

Family weekend

Family Weekend 2016

Fri, October 21, 2016 12:00pm


We invite you and your family to join us in October for Family Weekend 2016!

The 2016 ELA Film & Media Festival

Emerson LA Film & Media Festival

Sat, October 22, 2016 11:00am


Join us for a celebration of Emerson alumni professional work and for ELA's biggest party of the year!