Tuition

Understanding Our Tuition Structure

PRICE SHEET-2016-2017

General Information, UMC Program, Workshops/Classes Only


General Information

  • The Uptown Music Collective divides the year into three 16 Week Semesters: September-January, January-April, and May-August.
  • There is a once yearly $35 Registration Fee for all students.
  • Students may enroll in private lessons at any time throughout the year, including mid-semester.
  • Tuition will be prorated for students enrolling mid-semester.
  • Students however must be enrolled by the first week of each semester to participate in that semester’s 16 week classes and workshops and most of its other free educational programs.

The UMC Program 

  • Student’s Tuition includes the costs of private lessons and allows access to *free classes and workshops. 
  • The average tuition cost is $500 per 16 week semester. (1/2 hour lesson per week)
  • Tuition can be paid in one payment of $500, in two payments of $250, or in four payments of $125.

*All enrolled private students may participate in one 16 week class, and two 16 week workshops each semester. To enroll in classes and workshops above the introductory level, students must have the appropriate qualifications. (Qualifications may include instrumental skill level, prerequisite classes, an audition, or the successful completion of a placement test)


Workshops and Classes Only

  • Students may enroll in classes and workshops only.
  • They must be enrolled before the first class or workshop of the semester.
  • General Classes and Workshops are $140 for the semester, two payments of $70  and four payments of $35. 
  • Class and Workshop students pay a $35 registration fee once per year.
  • Books and other charges may apply depending on the Class/Workshop.
  • To enroll in classes and workshops above the introductory level, students must have the appropriate qualifications. (Qualifications may include instrumental skill level, prerequisite classes, an audition, or the successful completion of a placement test)