Tuition & Financial Aid

2018-2019 Season Tuition Rates

Youth Symphony Orchestra$490.00
Youth Philharmonic Orchestra$410.00
Youth String Ensemble $305.00
Prelude String Ensemble $240.00
Youth Choir$305.00

Invoicing and Payment Options

The QCSO Finance Department will email invoices to each student’s primary parent/guardian contact by or before August 3, 2018. Please Note: Invoices will be sent via EMAIL.

The invoice will reflect the $50 tuition deposit and any further discounts that apply and will include thorough payment instructions for each payment option.

Option 1: Pay In Full

Pay the entire invoice by check – mail it to the QCSYE, or, by credit/debit card – call 563-424-7990 to complete the transaction over the phone.

Option 2: Pay in Four Installments

Payment arrangement must be made in advance with the QCSYE General Manager. All payments will be collected via credit/debit card using an auto payment scheduled for the end of the months of August, September, October, and November.

To arrange payments, contact the QCSYE General Manager Chelsea Schwarzkopf at

Please Note: A $2.50 processing fee will be added to credit/debit card payments for the four installments described above.

Financial Aid Applicants

To arrange payments, please contact QCSYE General Manager, Chelsea Schwarzkopf at 563-424-7990. You will need the INVOICE number, member name, and member ensemble.

Click to access the Online Financial Aid Application

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