The Academy Is... was an American rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 2003. Members include; William Beckett, Mike Carden, Adam T. Siska, Michael Guy Chislett, Andy Mrotek, Michael DelPrincipe, AJ LaTrace, Thomas Conrad. Discography Includes; Almost Here, Santi, Fast Times at Barrington High. Tours include; Almost Here 10 Year Anniversary Tour, Almost Here 5 Year Anniversary, Alternative Press Fall Ball Tour '09, Anberlin/The Academy Is..., AP Fall Ball Tour, AP Tour: Fall Ball '09, AP Tour: The Fall Ball, Bill and Trav's Bogus Journey, Decaydance festival, Fueled By Ramen 15th Anniversary Celebration, Honda Civic Tour, Honda Civic Tour 2007, mstylelab Concert Series, Sleeping With Giants, Truckstops and Statelines Tour, Vans Warped Tour 2006, Vans Warped Tour 2008.