Financial Aid for International Applicants

Interlochen Arts Academy offers limited financial aid for applicants who reside outside the United States. International families seeking financial aid must submit the following to the Office of Financial Aid:

  1. International Application for Financial Aid - download the PDF.
  2. An official letter, in English, from the employer of each parent/guardian that verifies employment, current salary, and other compensation.
  3. Official documentation, in English, or additional income sources, assets, bank accounts and other holdings.
  4. Special Circumstances Letter (optional). Families may choose to submit a letter that details any new circumstances or expenses.

Application materials should be submitted via email to Please include the student's name in the subject line or all emails sent to the Office of Financial Aid.


The financial aid committee will meet on a weekly basis throughout the summer until full enrollment is reached or all available funding is depleted. Please expect a processing time of at least two weeks from the date you submit all the required materials. The financial aid committee will review only students who have been accepted for admission.

Please do not hesitate to contact the financial aid office at if you have any questions.