As a hybrid online program, LACM Online requires students to make periodic 2-week visits to the LACM Campus to supplement their online study. LACM is located in Pasadena which is easily accessible to greater Los Angeles by car, bus or metro. The surrounding Old Town Pasadena neighborhood is full of great restaurants and shops in heritage buildings. It is a safe, area of greater LA that is the home of the Rose Bowl and the famous Baroque City Hall building.

In the heart of the music and entertainment industries, there is no doubt that Los Angeles is an exciting place to cultivate music. Experience iconic landmarks,  such as the Chinese Theatre, Hollywood Boulevard, Capitol Records, Warner Brothers, Universal Studios and more. Make Los Angeles your home away from home and grow professionally during your scheduled visits to campus.

Student Activities During Campus Visits include:

  • Career Counseling
  • Master Classes
  • Ensemble Workshops
  • Field Trips
  • Academic Advising
  • Music Business Workshops



LACM and the surrounding Los Angeles area is accessible by public transportation. Check out these Websites for bus fairs and route information:

Many students utilize ride-share applications to get around the Los Angeles area. Click below to learn more, and make an estimate:

Parking Information

If you are driving during your visit to LACM, please consider the following:

  • LACM does not have its own parking lot. There are street parking spots and nearby lots, but these may require cash/coins. Please do not park in the Goodwill store lot.
  • Public parking lot next to 333 South Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena. Only accepts quarters and dollar bills. $4 per day.
  • Del Mar Station parking garage located at 230 South Raymond Ave, Pasadena. Accepts credit cards. $6 per day.

Campus Information


300 S. Fair Oaks Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91105






Hotel Options

Pasadena Inn

400 S. Arroyo Parkway

Pasadena, CA 91105

(626) 795-8401

*3 blocks from campus

Courtyard Marriott

180 N. Fair Oaks Ave

Pasadena, CA 91103

(626) 403-7600

*0.6 miles from campus

Hilton Pasadena

168 S. Los Robles Ave

Pasadena, CA 91101

(626) 577-1000

*0.7 miles from campus