Deadline: June 1, 2021 (or earlier if capacity is reached)

Residential Camper: tuition, room and board: $625 ($300 deposit due June 1, 2021)

Residential All-State/Honor Camper: tuition, room and board: $375 ($200 deposit due June 1, 2021)

Commuting Camper: tuition only: $295 ($200 deposit due June 1, 2021)

Commuting All-State/Honor Camper: tuition only: $150 ($100 deposit due June 1, 2021)

Refunds and cancellations must be requested in writing via email ( no later than June 1, 2021 for all campers. All cancellations incur a $50 fee. Residential cancellations after June 1, 2021 are further reduced by the cost of non-refundable dormitory housing (currently $115).

All fees must be paid by June 15, 2021.

Band Camp (Buffalo Gold) Card
All residential campers will be issued a Band Camp/ Buffalo Gold Card that provides dorm access and meal credits. Parents may add additional spending money to their camper’s Buffalo Gold Card by telephone at 806-651-2080 during business hours or in person at various places around campus. After a card number is assigned, parents can call the Buffalo Gold Card office during office hours (806-651-4653) to obtain a link to add money to the card and also track activity throughout the duration of the camp. You will need to know your camper’s band camp number. Commuting campers MAY have the option of obtaining a Band Camp/Buffalo Gold Card to use for incidental expenses. Commuting campers should inquire at the time of registration.



Jazz Band Scholarship
Jazz Band Scholarships of $100 will be applied for drum and electric bass players who bring their own instrument and are selected for Jazz Band. 

Solo Competition
Campers must submit a digital recording to Don Lefevre ( by June 1, 2021. The recording must include soloist with piano or band accompaniment, and sheet music for the band accompaniment must be readily available. One winning soloist will be selected to perform with the High School Honors Band, and will receive a full scholarship for the cost of the camp.



The Foundation for Music Education is sponsoring motorcoaches for students that live in the following cities/areas; DFW, Houston, Midland-Odessa, and San Antonio.  We will need a minimum of 14 participants. With the current safety protocols we will limit to 28 participants per motorcoach per city. There will be a small registration fee of $25 per passenger.

Safety precautions will include a temperature check upon embarking and signed safety certificate by the participant’s parent or guardian.  Interested participants should contact Alan Hanna to receive a registration form.