Timed tickets are required for all visitors including University Members.
To reserve your free university member ticket please: 

  1.  Visit icaboston.org/tickets.
  2. Enter your university’s promo code in the top right corner of the page and press submit.
  3. Select the date and time of your visit.

  4. Select student ticket and complete the checkout process. 

Please present your university ID when you check it at the ICA. University member tickets cannot be honored without valid ID.

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With university membership, your students faculty, and staff will have unique access to Boston’s leading center of contemporary culture. Our bold and groundbreaking exhibition program features artists from all over the world, and in our galleries you are just as likely to see an incredible painting as cutting-edge performance art. With its stunning architecture, perched on the Boston waterfront and anchoring one of the most exciting neighborhoods in the city, the ICA is the destination for the new art and new experiences your students are looking for. Pricing starts at just $1,000 for a year-long university membership and varies by student enrollment.

University Members Receive:

  • Free admission with valid university ID for all students, faculty, and staff
  • Student-rate pricing on tickets to ICA-produced public programs, performances, and films
  • eNews highlighting upcoming exhibitions, dance and music performances, lectures, and other educational programs
  • Social Media Toolkit to highlight benefits that will resonate with your community

For information about joining the University Membership program, please contact the Membership Office at 617-478-3102 or membership@icaboston.org.

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