Accepted Students

Accepted Students: U.S. Citizens

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Here's how to enroll at MSM, if you're a student from the United States.

Welcome to MSM!

After you’ve confirmed on your Application Status Page that you’ll be attending MSM, please follow the steps below to complete your Enrollment process.



2024-2025 Academic Year Estimated Expenses

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Tuition $53,500
General Student Fees $1,100
Housing (Standard Double) $11,400
Meal Plan (Gold)* $5,950
Technology, Books, & Supplies $1,500
Transportation $1,600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Total $78,050

* Please note that the Gold meal plan is the largest and highest cost meal plan. Explore Silver and Bronze meal plans here.

Student Health Insurance

All full-time Manhattan School of Music students are required to have health insurance that meets the minimum essential coverage requirements set by the U.S. Affordable Care Act. The MSM Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) is mandatory for all F-1 visa holders.* International health insurance plans are not accepted.

* Cost of the 2023-2024 MSM Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) was $3,085. Exact 2024-2025 rates to be determined.

Domestic students may waive health insurance if proof of qualifying insurance is provided by the annual deadline (look for email in June/July and utilize this link to waive:


Invoices for the Fall 2024 semester will be generated and available online at the MSM Student Portal by mid-June. Invoices for the Spring 2024 semester will be available in November 2024. Please note that all charges are quoted for one semester only.

The School accepts payment in multiple forms, as described in full on the Student Accounts webpage.

Questions about tuition payments?
Tel and Fax: 917-493-4467 or 917-493-4464

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