Jacobs School of Music

constituent school of Indiana University

The Jacobs School of Music of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, is a music conservatory started in 1921. Until 2005, it was known as the Indiana University School of Music. It has more than 1,600 students, approximately half of whom are undergraduates, with the second largest enrollment of all music schools as said by the National Association of Schools of Music.[1]

The Jacobs School of Music
1201 E 3rd Street, Merrill Hall 003
United States Bloomington, IN
Type Public
Established 1921
Dean Gwyn Richards
Enrollment Approximately 1,600
Campus Small City
Information 812 855 1583

Notable alumniEdit


  1. HEADS Data – Special Report, 2010-11, National Association of Schools of Music Note: For more than 20 years, University of North Texas College of Music enrollment has tracked closely to that of Indiana. Institutions that include Berklee, Juilliard, Manhattan School of Music are not part of the 627 NASM members. One non-NASM music school has a student enrollment larger than North Texas – Berklee.
    North Texas Indiana
    2006-07 1,649 1,638
    2007-08 1,659 1,633
    2008-09 1,608 1,554
    2009-10 1,635 1,557
    2010-11 1,596 1,578

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Coordinates: 39°9′55″N 86°31′2″W / 39.16528°N 86.51722°W / 39.16528; -86.51722