Lesson & Class Registration
Register early to ensure more options of available lesson times and classes.
For Individual Lessons
Students must register by appointment only. For best selection of lesson times, make your appointment early by calling (585) 454-4596 (Rochester) or (585) 396-3778 (Canandaigua). Registration appointments are also available on a first-come, first-served basis during our open registration or “Walk-in” Registration days.
For Classes and Ensembles
Simply complete and return the Registration Form.
Walk-in Registration Dates
For your convenience, there are certain times “Walk-in” Registration days are scheduled. Summer walk-in registration Tuesday and Thursday, June 11 and 13 from 3:00-8:00pm. Saturday, June 15 from 10:00am-2:00pm.
During these times, enrolling students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. No prior appointment is required, but students must bring appropriate registration and tuition fees.
Make checks or money orders payable to Hochstein School. MasterCard, VISA, Discover, and American Express accepted. No cash.
Due with registration form: Appropriate Registration Fee ($10 or $20, maximum of 2 per family).
A class admission slip and School Policies will be mailed to you upon receipt of the registration form and applicable fees.
To inquire about payment plans and Tuition Assistance call:
Rochester Office (585) 454-4596
School Year Office Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am-6:00 pm and Friday-Saturday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Summer Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 am-6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Canandaigua Office (585) 396-3778
School Year Office hours: Monday-Thursday, 3:00 pm-8:00 pm and Saturday, 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Summer Office hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am-8:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
A minimum enrollment is required for all classes. If Hochstein cancels an offering, a full refund including registration fees will be made to those already enrolled. Students will be charged for classes that occur prior to cancellation.
Refunds & Withdrawals
Hochstein School reserves the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment. A full refund, including registration fees, will be made to those enrolled in a class canceled by the School. Students will be charged for classes that occur prior to cancellation.
The Dean's Office must be notified if a student wishes to discontinue lessons or classes at Hochstein. In all cases of student withdrawal, registration fees are non-refundable. Students who must withdraw for verified medical reasons will be charged only for classes through the point of withdrawal.
For Individual Lessons: Refunds are based on the proximity of withdrawal to the first lesson. Please call the Dean's Office at 585-454-4596 for specific information.
For Classes, Ensembles and Workshops: Timing of withdrawal and related charges are as follows:
Timing of Withdrawal Charges
At least two working days prior to the first class of any quarter: NO CHARGE
After two working days prior to the first class of any quarter, and up until the third class of any quarter: CHARGE FOR THREE CLASSES
After the date of the third class of any quarter: CHARGE FOR THE ENTIRE QUARTER