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 all day 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 2019

    The fall 2019 semester officially begins on Tuesday, September 3, one week after the start of the IUP Fall semester, and continues through Sunday, December 15.

    Registration opens on Thursday, August 1. Fall offerings will continue to include private lessons on all instruments with various levels of instructors, as well as ensembles and various classes.

    Spring 2020

    The spring 2020 semester officially begins on Monday, January 27, one week after the start of the IUP spring semester, and continues through Sunday, May 10.

    Registration opens on Monday, December 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 2020

    The summer 2020 session officially begins on Monday, June 1, and runs through Sunday, August 9.

    Registration opens on Monday, May 4. Summer offerings will continue to include private lessons on all instruments (depending upon available instructors). Ensembles will begin again in Fall 2020; 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