Tuition & Financial Aid

For convenience in financial planning, the following table estimates the tuition and fees plus living and other expenses a full-time student enrolled at Fei Tian is expected to incur per year.

2019-2020 Academic Year

Residence Type Boarding Students Day Students Homestay Students
Tuition $20,160 $20,160 $20,160
Fees $1,140 $1,140 $1,140
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 students based on each student’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.

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

Fei Tian offers the following scholarships:

2019-2020 Academic Year

Description Amount
Tuition Waiver $21,300
Room and Board $7,320
Supplies Assistance $1,240
Full Fei Tian 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).

Full Fei Tian Scholarship

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