Offers & Discounts

Student Rush
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Student Rush

As a student, we understand that you may be on a budget. The MSO is proud to offer you the opportunity to purchase discounted tickets using only your student ID. Students can choose from the best available seating beginning on the Friday of each concert weekend – or on the day of the concert you would like to attend.

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Symphony Student Rush: All seats $15
All Symphony student rush tickets are just $15. (Tickets for Symphony concerts are normally priced between $15-$102 for subscription concerts, and $15-$80 for MSO at the Movies).

Organ Student Rush: $10
All student rush tickets to organ performances are just $10. (Tickets for organ performances are normally $25-$35.)

How to purchase Student Rush tickets
Beginning the Friday of a three-day Symphony weekend OR on the day of a concert, students may purchase up to two student rush tickets in person at the Overture Center Ticket Office, 201 State Street. Students must present a valid student ID or claim student status for younger students to redeem student rush tickets. The ticket office is open from 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m Monday through Thursday, 11:00 a.m. until concert time on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on MSO concert Sundays. Please note that box office hours may vary depending on the show schedule at the Overture Center.

Questions about Student Rush?
Call the Overture Center Ticket Office at (608) 258-4141.

Student Pricing

Students also have the option of purchasing advance discounted seats in most seating areas in Overture Hall. Discover more here.

Become a Student Ambassador!

We’re always looking for people to lend their time and talent to ensure the success of our outreach programs and special events. As a student ambassador, you can help the MSO spread the word about upcoming concerts by distributing posters around campus or local businesses, and/or be a welcoming presence as a lobby greeter during MSO concert weekends. You’ll receive a pair of tickets to the concert(s) you help promote as a thank you for your time! Fill out the form below, or email Lindsey at lmeekhof@madisonsymphony.org.