Free student tickets
Students currently enrolled in six or more credits hours receive two free tickets per semester to shows at the Collins Center. For the upcoming season, almost all shows are included in the arrangement, but only a limited number of tickets are available to certain shows, especially the musicals. Just stop at the box office to obtain your tickets after the start of the academic school year. Please note that this offer applies only to students enrolled at the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias.
After both free student tickets are exhausted, full-time UMaine students may receive additional discounts including: $12 tickets to all Chamber Music Series events, $10 tickets to all Met Opera: Live in HD and $8 tickets to all National Theatre Live broadcasts. All fees are included. Tickets are non-transferable and intended for student use only.
For a full list of all of our shows with student ticket availability click here.
Discounted Rush tickets are available to full-time UMaine and UMaine Machias students for Collins Center for the Arts to certain shows that are not sold out 90 minutes prior to show time. Call the box office to find out if tickets will be available. To receive Rush tickets, you’ll need to present your MaineCard at the box office. Please note that for contract purposes, Rush tickets may not be available for all shows. Fees may apply. This offer applies only to students enrolled at the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias.
Looking for information on K-12 Student tickets? Visit our Student Tickets page.