Cost & General Information
New for 2024, Chautauqua Opera Conservatory will enroll twenty students, all of whom will receive a full scholarship.
Residence Hall $550
Security Deposit $100 (refundable and not included in total cost)
All meals (3 meals/day for length of program) $1,110
(Includes full instruction costs, fitness center membership, registration fee and gate pass)
Opera Conservatory $2,905
*These costs are official as of September 1, 2023, but are subject to change.
Chautauqua Festival Schools of Performing and Visual Arts
P.O. Box 1098
1 Ames Ave.
Chautauqua, NY 14722
One deposit is required within seven days of admission into one of Chautauqua’s programs. Upon admission to the program, students must sign a scholarship contract committing to the program and pay a housing/security deposit. The housing/security deposit of $100 is required of all students, regardless of scholarship or financial aid status. This deposit guarantees a student’s housing and is used to defray the cost of damage to dormitories or loss of or damage to other property (music scores, etc.) The deposit is refunded after September 1 upon inspection of room and returned music, etc.