Want the most budget-friendly way to see the MSO? Get the student VIP card.

For the low, low price of just $50, you get:

  • Admission for one to an unlimited number of MSO Classics and Pops series performances in an orchestra section seat*
  • Meet and greet with MSO musicians
  • Free seasonal downloads

Use the card as often as you’d like. Good for one year from the date of purchase, it’s the best deal for orchestra tickets. Ever.


* VIP card excludes special performances. One card per student. Proof of school enrollment is required at time of initial purchase. Benefits expire one calendar year from date of purchase.


Purchase your card in person at the MSO Ticket Office:

212 W Wisconsin Ave
Mon-Fri, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sat, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
90 minutes before all MSO performances

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Once you have your VIP card, you can redeem it for tickets by presenting the card and a photo ID at the Bradley Symphony Center Box Office, or at the performance venue of your concert choice, up to 7 days prior to the performance you wish to attend.