Tuition and Fees
Application Fee 2018/2019 Season: $75 for all ensembles
The application fee for all auditioning students is due before scheduling the student’s audition.
The application fee is only refundable if a student is not placed in an ensemble. Only in cases of extreme financial hardship will the application fee be waived upon submission of a financial aid application before the student’s audition.
Tuition for ISO for all ensembles is $2,000/year.
Tuition and fees include:
- Weekly rehearsals, September through mid-May with ISO’s conductors and coaches
- Day-long retreats with full and sectional rehearsals and social activities
- Music for all performances
- Participation in concerts at major New York City venues, plus community and school concerts
- Free workshops and seminars as noted in the schedule
- Opportunity to perform a concerto selection with ISO Symphony or Concert Orchestra in the Honors Recital (for Symphony and Concert Orchestra members)
- Subscription to semi-monthly e-newsletter, Subito, with ISO news along with free/discounted concert offers and scholarship opportunities
More information is available on our Financial Aid & Tuition Discount Page.