Tuition, Fees, & Aid

2019-2020 Academic Year

Residence TypeBoarding StudentsDay StudentsHomestay Students
Room and Board$7,080$2,500$10,850
Books and Academic Supplies$380$380$380
Dance/Music Supplies$860$860$860
Personal Expenses$1,400$1,400$1,400
Transportation Expense$1,080$1,600$1,600
Total Cost$32,340$28,040$36,390

The estimated annual tuition and fee rates for 2020-2021 are expected to increase based on inflation, subject to approval by the Board of Trustees.


Fei Tian Academy of the Arts strives to provide financial aid to qualified applicants based on each applicant’s need and merit. Financial aid is normally awarded on a yearly basis with the possibility of renewal. Exceptional students may be awarded multiple-year scholarships.

Applicants seeking financial aid in their first year must apply for it concurrently with their application for admission. Fei Tian will notify the applicant of any financial aid award together with the admissions decision.

Fei Tian offers the following scholarships:

2019-2020 Academic Year

Scholarship TypeValue
Tuition Waiver$21,300
Room and Board$7,320
Supplies Assistance$1,240
Transportation Expense Assistance$1,080
Full Scholarship$30,940

Tuition Waiver

This represents a reduction up to the full amount in tuition and fees owed for educational costs, including, but not limited to, costs associated with academic services, instruction, facilities, student services, and institutional support.

Room and Board

The student receives free housing and meals on campus.

Supplies Assistance

The student does not pay for necessary academic and artistic supplies required for instruction (e.g., textbooks, dance equipment and apparel).

Transportation Expense Assistance

The student does not pay for necessary transportation expenses required to participate in the program.

Full Fei Tian Scholarship

The student receives a total tuition and fee waiver, room and board, supplies assistance, and transportation expense assistance. Personal expenses are not included.