Traditional Program Options & Pricing
Start your journey here. Our Summer Programs can help bring your training into focus with a deeper understanding of acting as a craft. We offer plenty of options with our Two, Four, Five or Seven-Week Programs. For more information about scholarships and special offers, click here.
Seven-Week Program(Five-Week Program + Two-Week Intensive)
Four-Week Program(Two-Week Intensive + Two-Week Intensive)
1Upon acceptance and enrollment in our Full-Time Conservatory Program
Advanced Encore Program Options & Pricing
Encore actors have many choices to customize their Academy training, including a specialized Seven-Week or Five-Week Encore Program exclusively at our New York campus.
Seven-WeekEncore Program (New York)
Take Advantage of Scholarships & Savings
Full-Time Program Merit Award
To make your Summer Program even more rewarding, we're offering two summer students (one per campus) the opportunity to receive a merit scholarship for $8,000 to attend our Full-Time Conservatory Program.
Fall 2020 Scholarship Award
Thinking about enrolling for our Fall 2020 Conservatory Program? We're offering Seven-Week Program summer students the chance to receive a $1,000 Full-Time Conservatory Scholarship.
Fall 2020 Scholarship Award
Thinking about enrolling for our Fall 2020 Full-Time Program? We're offering Four-Week Program summer students the chance to receive a $500 Full-Time Conservatory Scholarship.
Attend our Four-Week Program and save $1,000 (Including Conservatory Scholarship) versus taking each program separately.
Attend our Seven-Week Program and save $2,450 (Including Conservatory Scholarship) versus taking each program separately.
Current Academy Students and Alumni can select any one or more Intensive, and receive 20% savings—that is $350 off each Intensive.
Summer Housing Options
Planning on attending one of our Summer Programs but need a place to stay? Then we have great news, because we have summer housing options for both campuses, plus we offer special arrangements with local student housing services in both New York and Los Angeles.
New York Housing
The Academy House located at 118 Madison Avenue is our immaculately restored, fully furnished loft-style student housing. Located directly next door to our main campus, this ideal address offers community, safety, convenience and an invaluable total immersion experience for summer training in the heart of New York City. For more summer housing information, visit the New York housing page or contact us.
Los Angeles Housing
The Academy House West is a 3-story, beautifully remodeled apartment-style student housing building located at 1321 North Sycamore Drive with direct private access to The Academy’s Los Angeles campus. It provides furnished housing with options for single, double or three-person shared rooms along with rehearsal space, full kitchens, parking and 24-hour campus security. For more summer housing information, visit our Los Angeles housing page or contact us.
Additional Fees & Requirements
Applicants must be at least 16 years old by the start of the program. For those under 16, we offer The Academy’s Conservatory for Young Actors (ACYA), a four-week intensive summer program in Los Angeles for students 12-16. Learn More
Summer Program Assessment Auditions
The Academy's Summer Programs may not require the applicant to audition prior to acceptance. However, the application information provided by applicants is subject to verification, and admitted Five-Week and Seven-Week Summer Program students may be required to conduct an assessment audition before or on the first day of class to determine proper placement within the program. Please speak with your admissions advisor for further details.
Summer Program Refund Policy
Requests for refunds must be addressed to the Director of Summer Programs and received no later than 30 days prior to the start date of each Summer Program. Requests for refunds made less than 30 days prior to the program start date will not be granted.
Application Fee: $20
Additional Electives: $350
(in addition to the provided program Electives)
Enrollment is limited and space is reserved only upon full tuition payment.