Discover The Hartt School

We are the comprehensive performing arts conservatory of the University of Hartford and offer degree and diploma programs in music, dance, and theatre. Our students have diverse backgrounds and often collaborate across disciplines to produce exceptional, compelling work.  


Hartt Summerterm

Spend the summer exploring music teaching and learning at The Hartt School. Our core classes and workshops are the ideal opportunity to immerse yourself in the study of music education. Hartt Summerterm has provided more than 30 years of outstanding core courses and workshops for educators, artists, and students.

Hartt's nationally recognized faculty provide students with diverse and innovative curricula. Our reputation as a prominent summer place of study is well earned, as there is no other place that offers such a comprehensive music education program taught by acclaimed educators.

Academic Opportunities

University Honors

Qualified undergraduate students may participate in the University’s Honors program, which provides exceptional students the opportunity for an enriched program of study. The Honors program is flexible, allowing for a self-designed, enriched course of study. Students in the Honors program must complete 18 credits at the honors level plus an honors thesis or creative project to graduate with University

Study Abroad

See what the world has to offer. In England, spend 10 weeks as a third year actor training student or a summer in Amsterdam dancing. There are many opportunities to go abroad, and we encourage you to do so!