Fees & Payment Options for PIMF 2020

Tuition Deposits

All tuition prices listed include a required $250, non-refundable deposit (which is automatically applied to your balance due).

Students will have three payment options when registering for PIMF.

1) Pay-in-full at time of registration.

2) Register with a $250 non-refundable deposit and pay-in-full on or before May 31, 2020.

3) Register with a $250 non-refundable deposit and an automatic payment plan (3, 6, or 9 months).

All options are available during registration.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests must be made in writing and submitted via email to rich.speigel@pimf.org. All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. If a cancellation is made prior to April 1st, full payment (less a $250 deposit) will be refunded, or may be applied toward another camp session should there be space available. Account holders are responsible for any balances due on their accounts if a cancellation is received after April 1st. No refunds or credits will be issued after April 1st except in the case of a medical emergency. All requests for a cancellation due to a medical emergency must be accompanied by a doctor’s note. No refunds are issued for any late arrivals or early departures from any camp session. Refunds will be issued within 30 days of the cancellation request.

Exceptions: Students not accepted to a by-audition-only program at PIMF (Solo Performance, Project 440 Chamber Music Tract, Piano, Music House) may transfer all fees paid to another PIMF program, should space be available. Alternatively, non-accepted students will be issued a refund of all fees paid – less a $50 processing fee.

Program-Specific Fees:

Two-Week Resident Fee: $3150
One-Week Resident Fee: $1800

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $2550
One-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $1550

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $2800
One-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $1700

Two-Week Resident Fee: $4550
One-Week Resident Fee: $2550

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $4050
One-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $2300

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $4300
One-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $2450

Two-Week Resident Fee: $3950

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $3300

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $3550

Two-Week Resident Fee: $3650

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $3000

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $3250

Two-Week Resident Fee: $3900
One-Week Resident Fee: $2225

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $3250
One-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $1975

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $3500
One-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $2125

Two-Week Resident Fee: $3050

Two-Week Day Camp Fee (8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.): $2400

Two-Week Extended Day Fee (8:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.): $2650

17-Day Resident Fee: $3750
17-Day Commuter Option Fee: $3000

For more information, please visit the Music House website.

Chamber Music Fees

For those students in the Symphony or Piano Studies Programs electing to participate in the afternoon Chamber Music Program, there will be an additional fee of $400, (or $200 for one-week participation). Detailed information will be included in the festival confirmation packets emailed after registration. Please note that Chamber Music is already included in our Solo Performance Preparation Program, Chamber Music Intensive Program, College Audition Preparation Program (solo track), and Music House.

Participant Descriptions

Resident Camper Fees Include:

  • Tuition, Housing, & Meals
  • Off-Campus Excursion Expenses
  • Festival Insurance Fee
  • Weekly private lessons (see program description)
  • All program-specific events and activities

Extended Day Participants: Local students 12 and above may opt to leave the premises at the close of evening activities. Such students, referred to as “Extended Day Participants” (8:45am – 9:00pm) will not be charged the housing fee. All other fees will apply. Please note that students under 12 are not offered this option and must attend as either Day Campers or Resident Campers. Fees include all items listed above, with the exception of overnight lodging and breakfast.

Day Participants: 8:45am – 5:30pm. Evening events not included in fee. Identical to Extended Day with the exception of dinner and evening events.

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