Frequently Asked Questions

CCM Prep offers educational instruction and performance opportunities in music, theatre and dance to pre-collegiate and continuing education students.

Visit our Talent for Hire website or contact the Office of Career Services at 513-556-9481 to hire a CCM student for your next event.

The College of Music of Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music merged in August 1955 to become the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. On August 1, 1962 the College-Conservatory of Music became the 14th college at the University of Cincinnati.

There are many giving opportunities through the UC Foundation and CCMpower, including donations, sponsorships and planned gifts.

CCMpower (formerly known as the Friends of CCM) have been helping students achieve their dreams before the footlights, behind the scenes, or in front of a microphone or camera for over twenty years. Today, the organization has 600 members and an active Board who raise over $300,000 each year for CCM's talented students and faculty.

Yes, CCM Prep offers opportunities for adults as well as pre-collegiate students.

UC students interested in the performing arts can join university-wide choral and orchestral ensembles or can register for arts elective classes to learn a new instrument or skills for the stage!

Many CCM events are FREE to university students, but select performances do require paid admission. Student discounts are available for most performances; prices vary by title. Visit for more information.

The CCM Village and parking garage are located on the University of Cincinnati's Main West campus at the base of Corry Boulevard. Find more detailed directions.

Now that you are at CCM, finding the correct performance space can be challenging. There are video screen kiosks and signage throughout the building to help you find your way.

Tickets for all CCM performances are available through the CCM Box Office. Visit our online ticketing portal at for additional information, including box office contact information and hours of operation.

Get more information about CCM's faculty in our Directory of Faculty and Staff.