Private: Academy Accommodations

Participants are greatly encouraged to make arrangements as soon as possible following acceptance into the program because the ELA will occur at the same time as the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.

East Avenue Inn & Suites

Rochester’s Newest Boutique Hotel The East Avenue Inn & Suites is located in the East End, Rochester’s most vibrant neighborhood in the heart of the arts and entertainment districts. Our newly renovated hotel invites travelers to enjoy a modern and artistic guest experience only minutes away from all of Rochester’s best cultural attractions.

Standard Room rate for Eastman Leadership Academy attendees: $189

Discount code for booking online or by phone (585-325-5010): ELA

Eastman Student Living Center

The Student Living Center (SLC) was built in 1991, and provides housing for 350 students of the Eastman School of Music. The building consists of the fifteen-story Cominsky Tower and a four-story quadrangle surrounding a landscaped inner courtyard.

Room rate for Eastman Leadership Academy participants: $79
The $79/night rate includes dinner on Wednesday, all three meals on Thursday and Friday, and breakfast and lunch on Saturday. There is no air conditioning in the SLC.

Accepted and Registered participants may book Eastman Student Living Center Accommodations online:

Alternative Options

Because they are required to arrange and pay for their own room and board, participants may feel free to consider potential alternatives such as air bnb or staying with personal Rochester connections as desired.