Admissions + Tuition
The online application priority due date is Thursday, February 16, 2017. Applicants after this date will be placed on a wait list. Applicants on the wait list will be informed of their admission by Friday, February 17, 2017.
The online application is now open. Click here to apply.
To be eligible to apply, applicants must be a graduate of either VMS or the VMA Venue Management School. Priority acceptance will be given to IAVM member applications received by Thursday, February 16, 2017. Non-members who apply will be placed on a wait list in the order of their application date. On Friday, February 17, 2017 non-members on the wait list will be admitted on a space available basis. All member and non-member applications received on February 17 or later will also be admitted on a space available basis.
If you are accepted, you will be notified by the Oglebay National Training Center for Public Assembly Facility Managers. You then have until March 15, 2017 to send your lodging accommodation form with full payment or purchase order prior to that date to Oglebay National Training Center for Public Assembly Facility Managers, or you will be replaced by another applicant.
Scholarships & Grants
There are two financial support opportunities for GI students: Region Scholarships and GI Grants.
2017 PACKAGE RATES
Rates for the 2017 Graduate Institute have been set by the Board of Regents. Package rates include lodging Saturday through Thursday and breakfast and lunch Sunday through Thursday. All classes, study materials, coffee breaks, Sunday dine-around and graduation night banquet are included in the package cost. Students will stay in the new wing of the Wilson Lodge on a first come first serve basis.
Member package rates are $2,641.36 (single occupancy) or $2,155.21 (double occupancy) all taxes included. The lodging portion of the package is subject to 12 percent tax. If you are an IAVM member at the time of application, you must apply under the Member rate.
Non-member package rates are $2,941.36 (single occupancy) or $2,455.21 (double occupancy) all taxes included. The lodging portion of the package is subject to 12 percent tax. As a benefit to your registration, you will receive a 1-year IAVM membership that will begin on Wednesday, August 16, 2017.
Admissions and Enrollment Questions