Tuition 2017-09-05T20:25:27+00:00


Tuition for the 2017-18 season of the Arlington Youth Symphony is as follows:

AYS Symphony Orchestra $485
AYS Philharmonic Orchestra $410
AYS Junior String Orchestra $360



Tuition is due by Registration Day.  Unless specific arrangements have been made, students who are not paid in full by the first rehearsal will not be allowed to participate in the AYS program. 


A non-refundable deposit of $100 is due with the AYS Program Commitment Form by the following dates:

Returning members:  April 23, 2017
New members (May audition):  June 15, 2017
New members (August audition):  August 27, 2017

The Program Commitment Form will be included in each student’s acceptance packet. 


Tuition may be paid by cash, check, money order or credit card.  Credit card payments may be made here via PayPal and will incur a 3.25% transaction fee.  Checks and money orders should be made payable to Arlington Youth Symphony.  Please include the student’s full name in the memo line.

Late Fee

Tuition payments received after the due date will incur a $25 fee.

Payment Plans

Payment plans are available to all families.  Please see the payment schedule for more information.


Each year, AYS makes a season-long financial commitment to the development of each musician.  No refund of tuition can be made once a student has accepted membership.  No refund will be granted to any student who is dismissed from the AYS organization.