Student Ticket Options

Take a break from the books by joining us downtown to experience live orchestral music with your Houston Symphony. View the options below for information on rush tickets and our student pass.

  • $15 Student Rush tickets are available for Thursday/Friday nights for most Houston Symphony concerts. Additional performances will be added throughout the season. Please check back on this page for availability.
  • Student Rush tickets may be accessed online by using promo code “Student,” by phone, in person at the Patron Services Center or at the Box Office prior to performances.
  • Limit two tickets per student for each performance.
  • All tickets will be held at Will Call at the Box Office the day of performance. Students at the high school level and above must present a valid student ID to claim their tickets. Seating is first come, first served and at the discretion of the Box Office.
  • Programs, artists, dates and prices subject to change. This offer is subject to availability, may not be combined with other offers or discounts and is not applicable to previously purchased tickets. All sales are final.

Upcoming eligible Student Night concerts:
Carmina Burana – Friday, March 29 at 8pm, Saturday, March 30 at 2:30pm
Tchaikovsky & Rachmaninoff – Thursday, April 4 at 8pm
Cirque de la Symphonie – Friday, April 26 at 8pm
Beethoven’s Eroica – Friday, May 3 at 8pm
Rachmaninoff’s The Bells – Thursday, May 9 & Saturday, May 11 at 8pm; Sunday, May 12 at 2:30pm
Bluebeard’s Castle – Thursday, May 16 & Friday, May 17 at 8pm
Song and Dance: The Best of Broadway – Friday, May 24 & Saturday, May 25 at 8pm; Sunday, May 26 at 7:30pm

For only $60, receive access to select Classical and POPS performances throughout the 2018-19 Season.

HOW IT WORKS: Simply check the listing below for available performances and arrive at the ticket sales window (street-level box office) up to 90 minutes in advance of the concert start time with your Student Pass and student ID and you’ll get a ticket for the best available seat! Student Passes may be redeemed for any night of a performance. Buy your Student Pass online or by calling our Patron Services Center at 713-224-7575.

*One ticket per pass holder. Seating and availability is subject to the discretion of the Box Office. Restrictions apply on certain Classical and POPS performances. The Pass cannot be applied to Symphony Specials, Bank of America Summer Series at Jones Hall or The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion performances.

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Upcoming eligible Student Pass concerts (redeemable for any night):
Carmina Burana
Tchaikovsky & Rachmaninoff
Cirque de la Symphonie
Beethoven’s Eroica
Rachmaninoff’s The Bells
Bluebeard’s Castle
Song and Dance: The Best of Broadway

Houston Symphony Student Pass

An entire season of concerts for just $60. Buy a Student Pass and enjoy access to select Classical and POPS concerts throughout the season.