Semesters at the Community Music School

  • The IUP Community Music School, located in Cogswell Hall, provides noncredit private lessons, ensembles, and classes in music year-round to students of all ages in the Indiana community.

    Parking Information

    Between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, all posted parking requirements for the campus lots and parking garage are strictly enforced.

    After 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and on weekends, all campus lots and the parking garage—including the reserved spaces in the garage—are free.

    More information on parking

    Upcoming Semesters

    Fall 2018

    The fall 2018 semester officially begins on Tuesday, September 4, one week after the start of the IUP fall semester, and continues through Friday, December 14.

    Registration opens on Monday, August 6. Fall offerings will continue to include private lessons on all instruments with various levels of instructors, as well as ensembles and various classes.

    Spring 2019

    The spring 2019 semester officially begins on Monday, January 28, one week after the start of the IUP spring semester, and continues through Friday, May 10.

    Registration opens on Wednesday, January 2. Spring offerings will continue to include private lessons on all instruments with various levels of instructors, as well as ensembles and various classes.

    Summer 2019

    The summer 2019 session officially begins on Monday, June 3, and runs through Friday, August 9.

    Registration opens on Monday, May 13. Summer offerings will continue to include private lessons on all instruments (depending upon available instructors), as well as the Music Together movement and music classes for newborns through age five. More information may be found on the Music Together page. Ensembles will begin again in fall 2019; be sure to check for audition dates and times for the ones you are interested in.

    Registration Fee

    The IUP Community Music School assesses a $25 registration fee per individual student, per semester for fall and spring, and a reduced $20 fee for the summer. This fee supports a very small portion of the total administrative costs associated with running the school.

    For more information, contact:
    Jeff Wacker, Arts-in-Education Services Coordinator
    IUP Community Music School
    Lively Arts | ArtsPath
    community-music@iup.edu