Register for KCCS

Registration is now closed!

Application and Registration

In order to register as a conducting participant, conductors must first complete the KCCS Application. Auditors and Observers will be able to registration without an application. 

Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, December 19 and will close on Wednesday, February 1. Participants will be notified of their application status and associated fees via email by Monday, February 6. Admitted applicants’ positions will be held until payments are secured in full on Monday, February 20. Waitlisted applicants will be notified of potential changes in their status on Tuesday, February 21.  

Online Registration (will open on Feb 6)

Register online and pay by credit card:

Note: If you register online, you will need an account with our online registration software. Creating an account is easy and just requires some contact information. Please contact us if you have any trouble creating or accessing your account.


Hard-copy forms are available upon request by emailing


If registration is being partially or fully funded by an outside source, please contact us at for special registration instructions.

Due Dates

Application Due DateApplications for Conducting Participants are due by Feb 1, 2023.

Registration Due Dates: Registration for Conducting Participants is due by Feb 22, 2023.  Registration for Auditors and Observers is due by May 1, 2023.  

Need information about tuition? See our Symposium Fees page.

Refund Policy:
We do not offer refunds for our summer programs. 
All fees and deposits are non-refundable. 

If the Kansas City Conducting Symposium is canceled by UMKC, a full refund will be issued.