COVID-19 Policies for Practice/Rehearsal Rooms, Studios, Suites, and Tech Labs

Effective July 1, 2021

General policies, such as completing your daily symptom reporting and participating in testing, apply to all practice and performance-related rooms.

Policies for Individual Solo Practice

  • Reservations are made in 30-minute increments.
  • You can reserve rooms up to two days in advance.
  • A maximum total of six hours per day is allowed for all students.
  • The schedule switches to the next day at 9:00 p.m. ET.
  • If you are fully vaccinated, you do not need to wear a mask. If you are not fully vaccinated, you must wear a mask when inside any Berklee facilities.  

Policies for Ensemble Rehearsals

  • Reservations are made in blocks of two hours 
  • If you are fully vaccinated, you do not need to wear a mask. If you are not fully vaccinated, you must wear a mask when inside any Berklee facilities.  
  • You can reserve rooms up to three days in advance.
  • The schedule switches to the next day at 8:00 p.m. ET.
  • Reservations can be made or cancelled at least one hour before the session.

Policies for Studio, Production Suite, and Lab Time

As always, studios and suites are available only to students registered in specific courses. View all the protocols for using these spaces.


How to Reserve a Room

  1. Once the semester has begun, you can reserve a room by logging in to aaof.berklee.edu. Watch a video tutorial (login required) on how to use the system.
  2. You must submit a daily symptom check and attestation form each time you have a reservation. It must be submitted on the day of your reservation no more than four hours prior to arrival at the facility. Access to the facility will not be granted until this form is submitted.
  3. An email notification will be sent to you confirming your reservation.
Review the hours, instruments, and equipment for specific rooms at the following links: