Admission & Fees


Welcome to the Frostburg State University Summer Music Academy! Our mission is to develop individual musicianship for string, woodwind, brass and piano instrumentalists in a supportive environment. Those above the age of 14 are encouraged to enroll in the academy. All skill levels are welcome and a variety of price options are available to suit your needs. During the one-week workshop each attendee will experience instruction from FSU music department faculty members and world-famous guest artists. This year we are excited to welcome members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, The Flute Academy, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, & Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Washington. Our Academy is able to accommodate a maximum of 60 students. Early application is recommended. The application must be COMPLETED and all parts RECEIVED by 3 pm (Eastern Standard Time) on March 31st, 2018. Later applications will be accepted on a space -available basis.


Tuition and Fees plus a $75 non-refundable deposit is due with your online application.

After March 31st, 2018, until the end of registration on June 1st, 2018, the non-refundable deposit increases to $125; Tuition & Fees and Deposit is due with your online application.


The Frostburg State University Summer Music Academy offers six payment plan alternatives:

  • Plan I: $1,180 - International students. Includes: pickup from Washington D.C airport , academy tuition, room and all board (3 meals/ day)
  • Plan II: $998 - International student parent's fee. Includes: pick-up from Washington D.C airport, concert tickets and room and all board (3 meals/day)
  • Plan III: $895 - Includes tuition, and shared room and board
  • Plan IV: $995 - Includes tuition, and single room and board
  • Plan V: $688 - Includes tuition and 2 meals/day (Lunch + Dinner)
  • Plan VI: $480 - Includes tuition only


Refund requests must be made within 30 days of your registration and prior to March 1st, or no refund will be given. Only 70% of your tuition payment can be refunded. The only reason to request a refund is in the event your Visa is rejected, no other reason would be accepted. To request a refund send an e-mail to