Ticketing for Education

A simple way to organize school-based ticketing events that anyone can manage; students, staff and volunteers. 

Learn more about an event management system fully optimized for school districts, universities and educational programs. 


Everything you need for school events

We offer a variety of customization options that allow you to personalize the online buying experience built around your school's needs.

Assigned seating and stage maps

Build custom seating charts, replicate auditoriums, and make it easy for out-of-town guests to find seats.

Everything on one software

Purplepass provides everything you need for managing events on one platform.

  • Custom reports and data
  • Multiple event types
  • Marking integrations
  • and more!

We are here to take the stress of event planning off your plate. 

We offer reliable equipment you can rent, a secure cloud-based platform, with a responsive support team.

Reliable ticketing system

Real people that care

Our client-care team is here to help you every step of the way 24/7/365. 

We provide phone support for your guests, team training and onsite help upon request. 

Purplepass In 90 Seconds

Watch a quick video to learn what we are all about. See just how simple our software really is.


Student ID discount codes

Create coupon codes using student I.Ds for quick access to discounted events such as graduation and lectures. 

Season passes and ticket tiers

If your season has several productions, guests can create a pass to include all of the events they want.

Pricing & Fees

Don't spend more than you need. We understand every event comes with a budget. That's why we avoid any unnecessary fees, contracts and limitations.

Partner access

Need help managing events, but don't want to give someone total control? Try Partner Access!

Box office fees


2% + $0.99/ticket

Service Fee (rate for schools)

3.0% online

CC Processing

2.5% box office + $0.25/transaction

$0.10 Thermal

Ticket Stock

$0.12 Full Color

Map building fees


COMP ticket fees


Fees for free events


Signup fees


Number of events


"... in the past teachers spent a lot of time booking appointments and processing them instead of teaching. Purplepass has taken care of all of that so our teachers can teach, our students can learn ..."

- Michael Tapscott, Massage Therapy Instructor

"... Purplepass has been awesome for our theatre performances over the last year. We had awesome shows with a professional, easy-to-use ticketing system which made our events more pleasant for everyone involved ..."

- Addison Walden, Teacher & Director at NFHS

"PP online and phone support were outstanding for our TEF-managed registration for 2016 summer school classes ... The post-event data collection feature was an eye opener; it will be tremendously helpful as TEF looks to future marketing efforts. Tracking financial transactions and receiving payment were easily managed."

- Barbara Burkett, Temecula Education Foundation


Education Case Studies

Special ticket rate for schools

Purplepass offers a discounted rate on service fees for schools; 2% + $0.99/ticket.


Wylie Independent School District, Athletic Department

"It allowed me, as the customer, to set up my events (with the help of Purplepass for the technical aspects). Also, Purplepass employees seem to be always available to help…Purplepass made sure we were able to achieve sales the way that was needed."

Pensacola Christian College, Florida

"Purplepass allows our students to quickly see in realtime what tickets are available, what the view from the seat looks like, and the cost for the tickets. It has also simplified the process from something that involved dozens of people and multiple departments to prepare for, to only a few ..."


Arcadia Performing Arts Center

"Purplepass has been a game changer for ticketing at our school theatre. I look forward to using Purplepass in every one of our schools in the district."


Olympia School District

"As our ticket booth lines begin to form, we've noticed a trend of customers jumping on their phones and purchasing tickets. Immediately, they will get out of the ticket booth line and into the entrance line. Again, speeding up our admission and keeping lines down.“


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