Registration Information

Returning Families: Have your account login and password ready.


  • Enroll in Individual Lessons
    • New to NMS? Open enrollment begins June 1
    • Returning Student? Enrolling After Priority
      • If you have an outstanding balance it must be resolved before you can continue.
      • Please ensure you are logged into your ASAP account to complete the Academic Year Lesson Request.
      • Be sure to indicate Academic Year & location, plus your 3 preferences for day/time and your payment preferences.
      • Our Student Services office will contact you for placement and payment.
  • Priority Re-Enrollment (May 1-15) Returning students only
      • For your convenience, returning students are automatically re-enrolled for the next academic year’s individual lessons. Priority Re-Enrollment emails are sent on or before May 1 with instructions to secure a spot in your teacher’s studio.
      • After May 15, follow instructions above.
      • Financial Aid students will receive specific instructions from our Financial Aid Coordinator.
  • Payment Terms
    • All previous balances must be paid before enrolling.
    • Payment Plan
      • 3% payment plan fee applies.
      • Deposit required at time of enrollment; balance paid over monthly installments through March 15.
    • Lessons are cleared to begin once payment is received.
    • $50 Family Registration Fee is applied once per AcYr.



    • Enroll in Individual Lessons
      • New to NMS?
        1. Schedule a New Student Consultation with our New Student Advisor to determine the right instructor to meet your needs.
        2. Set up an NMS account to speed up the registration process.
      • Returning Student?
        1. Find your teacher’s availability here.
        2. Starting April 15, sign up on the schedule in your teacher’s studio.
          • Be ready with a few days/times – summer schedules are first come, first served.
        3. Print and complete this Summer Lesson Registration Form and return it to the front desk for enrollment and payment.
          • Requires parent and teacher signatures.
    • Payment Terms
      • All previous balances must be paid before enrolling.
      • Register for days/times you know you can attend. NMS does not make up or refund student absences.
      • No registration fees or payment plans in summer.
      • Lessons are cleared to begin once payment is received.

    Questions? Call us! 203-624-5189

    • View our Academic Year Calendars: New Haven or Guilford
    • Please check out our FAQs page for complete information about  Financial Aid, Discounts, Make Up, Withdrawals and Refund Policies and more.