Around the City

One of the best things about attending Juilliard is the opportunity to experience the excitement of living in New York City. Even if you’re on a limited budget, there are many free and inexpensive activities, and the ease of New York City’s public transportation system allows you to explore museums, attend festivals and performance events, or simply discover the many vibrant neighborhoods that make up the city.

Getting Around New York City

Bus, Rail, and Airport Information

NJ Transit Student Discount

Full Time Students, with a school ID, can pick up a paper application at any NJ TRANSIT Ticket window to purchase a discounted monthly RAIL Pass only. The paper application is not available for Bud or Light Rail. Bring the paper application to the Registrar's Office to have it stamped. Once the application is completed and stamped, bring it back to the ticket office to purchase a discounted rail pass.

Things to Do and See

  • : Escape into nature! Just a few blocks from Juilliard is Central Park, one of the world’s best known parks. It offers rowing and kayaking, hiking paths and running trails, tennis, ice skating, bird watching, and much more.
  • : New York City offers a large variety of museums, art collections, and exhibits.
  • and : Have a free evening? Catch the newest movie releases. Visit any of these sites to get schedules for any theater in New York City, but first stop by the OSA to purchase discount movie passes.
  • : This online subscription service provides half-price tickets to a diverse array of events and activities in New York City, from sporting events to spas to Broadway shows.

See a Show or Concert

Not only is Juilliard minutes away from the Times Square Theater District, but there are great concerts and performances right across the plaza on the Lincoln Center campus. Visit these sites to get student rates or discounted tickets.

Discounts for Students


No tax on all purchases
70 W 71st Street, at Columbus Avenue | (212) 799-4444

10% OFF all items (students only)
186 Columbus Avenue, between 68th Street and 69th Street | (212) 721-0066

10% OFF all items
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 263 Amsterdam Avenue, between 72nd Street and 73rd Street | (212) 787-7165

10% OFF with Juilliard ID
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 144 W 65th Street, directly across from The Juilliard School | (212) 875-5256

10% OFF
2012 Broadway, W 68th Street and W 69th Street | (212) 362-7922

10% OFF, cash only
148 W 67th Street, between Amsterdam Avenue and Broadway | (212) 874-2700

10% OFF with Juillard ID
40 Lincoln Center Plaza

25% OFF lunch combos, 25% OFF non-alcoholic drinks, and 10% OFF food and alcohol with Juilliard ID
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 480 W 42nd Street, at 10th Avenue

10% discount with Juilliard ID
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 1890 Broadway, between W 62nd and W 63rd Street | (212) 633-2253


$10 tickets through OSA with Juilliard ID
1998 Broadway, at W 67th Street | (212) 336-5020

$10 student tickets all performances
881 7th Avenue, at W 57th Street | (212) 247-7800

Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung $15 for 9:30pm Sunday, Tuesday-Thursday, and 11:30pm Friday-Saturday; $10 on Mondays and $5 for After Hours

$10 student rush tickets one hour prior to performances
10 Columbus Circle, at 60th Street in Time Warner Center | (212) 258-9800

Free admission with Juilliard ID
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 11 W 53rd Street, between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue | (212) 708-9400

$30 day-of tickets for anyone 30 years of age and under. Restrictions apply, see website for details.
20 Lincoln Center Plaza | (212) 870-5570

$16 student rush tickets
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 10 Lincoln Center Plaza | (212) 875-5656

$25 student rush tickets
30 Lincoln Center Plaza | (212) 362-6000

$59 annual membership (regularly $99)


15% OFF with Juilliard ID
Xổ số đài phát thanh miền Trung 144 W 66th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue | (212) 799-5000, ext. 237

Harmony Cleaners West Side
10% OFF
61 W 62nd Street, at Columbus Avenue | (212) 586-1854

10% OFF all items
149 Amsterdam Avenue, between 66th Street and 67th Street | (212) 874-3066

20% OFF all in-store purchases at the following location:

  • 1650 Broadway (at 51st Street) - (212) 245-2130

10% OFF all in-store purchases at other Manhattan locations:

  • 136 East 61st Street (at Lexington Avenue) | (212) 758-8833
  • 1776 Broadway (at 57th Street) | (212) 586-5140

20% off on Tuesdays with Student ID

PROMOTIONAL CODE: JuilliardWix100a1
Free 1-year package through

Health and Fitness

Dodge Fitness Center at Columbia University

Xổ số đài phát thanh miền TrungA Juilliard current ID card is required to register and students are required to be at least 18 years old. Basic membership includes a temporary locker and a towel service. Memberships can be purchased through May 14, 2017 ($172), or August 7, 2017 ($335). There is a $7 fee for a new ID card.  

Xổ số đài phát thanh miền TrungMemberships can be purchased at the Membership Office during office hours, which are as follows:

Monday 9am-7:30pm
Tuesday 9am-4:30pm
Wednesday 9am-4:30pm
Thursday 9am-7:30pm
Friday 9am-4:30pm

Information on DFC facilities, including schedules, programs, prices, family memberships, facilities, and policies is available on their website or by calling 212-854-2546 or 212-854-2547.  

$76/month for students (with ID and transcript)
5 W 63rd Street, between Broadway and Central Park West | (212) 912-2600

$15 OFF membership fee
37 W 65th Street, at Columbus Avenue | (212) 769-9642