Special ways for students to experience the performing arts.

Student Rush Tickets

RUSH tickets will be sold on the day of the performance usually later in the day, unless otherwise specified. Tickets will generally be less than $20 and the quantity available may vary. Tickets are restricted to ISU students and require valid student IDs. Seat location will vary by show.

Be the First To Know about RUSH Tickets

Text RUSHTIX to 313131 to sign up for alerts about rush tickets to shows coming to Stephens Auditorium.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is a RUSH ticket?
A: RUSH usually means a ticket that is purchased on the same day as the performance, usually at a steep discount off the regular price.

Q: Will RUSH tickets be available for every performance at Stephens Auditorium?
A: No. Unless otherwise specified, RUSH Tickets will only be offered for select shows.

Q: Can I purchase RUSH tickets in advance?
A: No, RUSH tickets are almost always for “same day” performances only. Students can purchase discounted tickets for the Performing Arts Series in advance to guarantee their seat location for as low as $25 at the Stephens Ticket Office with a valid student ID.

Q: Can I purchase RUSH tickets online or over the phone?
A: No, RUSH tickets can only be purchased in person at the Stephens Ticket Office. The Ticket Office accepts both credit cards and cash for RUSH Tickets.

Get Involved

Earn free tickets, merchandise and VIP access when you promote the arts as a valued member of our Stephens Street team. visit www.center.iastate.edu/streetteam to sign up.

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Student Ticket Funding

Funding by ISU Government of the Student Body allows us to offer discounts to ISU students for our Performing Arts Series shows.

ISU CardIowa State University students may receive discounts for certain performances at Stephens Auditorium. A valid ISU ID is required for all student discount purchases and at the time of the performance. Students may only purchase two tickets per event per University ID.

Where To Buy Tickets

All ISU student discount purchases must be made through the Stephens Auditorium Ticket Office, either in person or by mail or fax using the series order form. A valid ISU student ID must be presented in person, or included as a copy with the order form. Two tickets per show, per ID.

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