The Kimmel Center provides music and dance practice rooms to students, faculty, staff, and alumni of New York University. These rooms are located on both the 6th floor of the Kimmel Center and the Concourse level of the Global Center. Our dance room is on the 6th floor of the Kimmel Center. Reservations for these spaces must be made with a Music & Dance Practice template through a KimmelOneStop Account.

Piano Keys


Reserving Space

To reserve a music and dance practice room, you must utilize a KimmelOneStop Account. If you already have a KOS Account, you may request to have a Music & Dance Practice Template added to your existing account. Please allow for two - three business days for processing of requests. 


Policies and Guidelines

  1. Only matriculated undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and alumni are eligible to use the music/dance practice rooms.
  2. In order to reserve a music/dance practice room, matriculated students, faculty, and staff must have a KimmelOneStop account
  3. Alumni may not use KimmelOneStop to reserve practice rooms. They must come on a walk-in basis and present their alumni card, in exchange for a key. Rooms are subject to availability.
  4. Reservations cannot exceed two hours in one day. Students may request additional time as a walk-in. 
  5. Walk-ins are only available if your KimmelOneStop account is active or you are an alum. 
  6. Keys must be exchanged for NYU IDs.
  7. Keys must be returned the same day they are taken out. Failure to return the borrowed key will result in a $10 fine.
  8. Food and beverages, other than water in closed containters, are prohibited within the music and dance practice rooms.
  9. Only bare feet, ballet shoes, leather jazz shoes, or dance sneakers are allowed in the dance room.