Accepted Students: Next Steps for Enrollment

Summer (May) 2021 Entering Students: We are looking forward to welcoming you to our community of creators and artists for the summer (May) 2021 semester. Please review and complete the enrollment next steps that are required for you to join us.

Paying Your Tuition Deposit

Tuition deposits for Berklee College of Music are due upon acceptance notification. This initial deposit is credited towards your first semester bill. This deposit confirms your intention to attend the college and secures your seat in the entering class.

Make sure that your $1,000 deposit is paid in full. 

Set up Your OnePass Account and Berklee Email Address

OnePass allows you to have one set of login credentials for many of Berklee’s technology services. To view and set up your OnePass ID, go to the "Next Steps" page in the applicant portal. Once you activate your Berklee OnePass, you’ll have access to: 

  • your email account, which you should check regularly leading up to the start of the semester;
  •, where you will go to pay your tuition bill, view your tuition statement, and transfer credit (if applicable); and
  • internal web pages within and that require a login to view the content.

Note for summer entering students only: After you are accepted to Berklee, it can take up to a week for your OnePass information to be added to the applicant portal. 

Confirm Your Summer 2021 Plan 

The deadline for the summer 2021 plan form has passed. If your plans have changed, you may submit a request to change your selection by clicking on the "Summer 2021 Plan" link in A reminder that your learning options are: 

  • Boston on-campus hybrid
  • Entirely remote (does not include campus access)
  • Defer to the spring (January) semester

Learn more about the options and confirm your learning preference on

Review and Complete Your Enrollment Next Steps 

The pages below will provide you with detailed information on what steps you need to take to prepare for the summer semester. Once you have confirmed your summer plans in, please review the corresponding next steps (linked below). Each option has a different set of next steps, so please make sure you are reviewing the correct next steps for your selected plan

Contact your enrollment officer at if you have any questions.