University students, faculty, and staff can save money on Pittsburgh Opera tickets with Cheap Seats, Student Rush, or Group Tickets. University students can also get involved as a Pittsburgh Opera student ambassador.
Cheap Seats is the easy and affordable way for students, faculty, and staff at our partner colleges and universities to enjoy great opera. Use the discount codes for your school to recieve the special discounted rate.
Student Rush – Half Price Seats!
Starting 2 hours before every performance, students with valid school ID can go to the Benedum Center Box Office and purchase up to two tickets for any available seats for half price.
*Due to COVID-19 safety protocols, Student Rush tickets are not available during the 2020-21 Season*
Get a Group Together for Special Discounts
Groups of 6 or more students, faculty, and staff can get great group prices and all the benefits of traditional groups. Contact Wendy Parkulo for more information.
Other Student Discounts
Students in grades K-12 are eligible for half-price children's tickets.