$15 Student Tickets at Symphony Center

$15 Student tickets are available on select Chicago Symphony Orchestra, SCP Piano, MusicNOW series concerts and more. Purchase tickets in advance online! 

NEW THIS SEASON: Your $15 student ticket price now includes the handling fee!
ALL tickets are now print-at-home or mobile tickets and will no longer be available at Will Call. See “How to Buy Online” below for more information.


Upcoming concerts with Student Ticket availability:

Save the dates for the CSO’s 2018/19 College Nights!
Fall College Night: Saturday, October 13
Spring College Night: Saturday, April 6


How To Buy Online


Choose from any of the events listed above.
   STEP 2:
Click the BUY TICKETS button on the event page.
   STEP 3:
Select the number of seats and the Web Student Tickets option and add to your cart.
   STEP 4:
Your e-tickets/Print-at-Home tickets will be emailed to you.


When you purchase tickets, they will be shown as General Admission. Seats will be assigned two hours prior to the concert at the latest, and you will receive your e-tickets/Print at home tickets with seats assigned via email.

Seating assignments are based on availability and cannot be exchanged for a different area of the hall.

Tickets are not available for online purchase starting one hour before concert time. $20 walk-up student tickets can be purchased at the Box Office.

We will make every effort to assign seats together on the Main Floor or in the Terrace, but the actual seats you are assigned will be based on availability.

Please have a valid student ID ready to show Symphony Center staff when getting ticket scanned.




  •    • There are no refunds or exchanges on Student Ticket sales.
  •    • Student ticket offers cannot be applied to a group reservation.
  •    • Student ticket offers are for select concerts only and are subject to change without notice.


Seating restrictions apply. All artists, programs and prices are subject to change. For more information, please call 312-294-3000.



Student Subscriptions are available for CSO Main, SCP Piano and MusicNOW series. To learn more, visit cso.org/StudentSubs or call 312-294-3000.

Seating restrictions apply.