Those participating in Civic Youth Ensembles are required to pay an annual tuition. Tuition costs for each ensemble are listed below.

• $550
          Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra
          Detroit Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble
• $500
          Civic Philharmonic Orchestra
          Civic Concert String Orchestra
          Civic Symphonic Band
          Civic Jazz Orchestra
          Civic Jazz Band
          Creative Jazz Ensemble
• $475
          Civic Sinfonia String Orchestra
          Civic Arco String Orchestra
          Civic Concert Band
          Pizzicato String Ensemble

Financial Aid

Financial is available to those who wish to participate in Civic Youth Ensembles and qualify. We make it a priority that financial constraints are never a barrier for any student who wishes to participate in our program. Click here to apply for financial aid for the 2019-2020 CYE Season.

Work-Study Opportunities

Work-study options are available for students and families to work towards any remaining balances after financial aid has been applied. Be sure to indicate on your Financial Aid application that you would like to participate in work-study.

If you have any questions related to tuition, financial aid, or work-study opportunities, contact the CYE staff at