Dance Deadlines & Tuition

Dance Deadlines & Tuition

Summer Workshop

Fee Room & Board Total
Contemporary Dance Intensive
June 17 – July 21
$2,941 $1,954 $4,895
Classical Ballet Intensive
June 17 – July 21
$2,941   $1,954 $4,895
Summer Dance Professional Studies
June 10 – June 16 
$573    $300 $873
 Broadway Commercial Dance Lab
July 8 – July 21
$1,410 $780  $2,190

The end date given for residential programs is the Saturday following the end of classes. In most cases, students may leave on Friday after the final performance.

Included in the Contemporary Dance and Classical Ballet fee is an allowance of $75 on each student’s flexible spending account to cover laundry and minor purchases on campus. The allowance for Broadway Commercial Dance Lab students is $30.


Your first resource for scholarships should be organizations in your community such as Rotary, booster clubs, churches, foundations and businesses. Additionally, the Anthony Quinn Foundation has a competitive scholarship program for high school students in the arts.

Contemporary Dance and Classical Ballet Intensives ONLY: UNCSA will be offering a limited number of small merit-based scholarships to those who indicate interest after they have auditioned and been accepted. Please indicate interest by emailing a brief letter telling us a little about your ambitions as a dancer, and please include a full-body photo of yourself in dance attire, to Any UNCSA merit scholarships or fee waivers will be based on the following criteria:

  • Proficiency as a dancer as evidenced in your audition
  • Letter from the student expressing previous experience and goals as a dancer
  • Special skills that could enhance the overall intensive

Deadlines and Payment Schedule

Online registration opens January 2018 $300 non-refundable deposit
Deadline for international students April 2 $300 non-refundable deposit
Registration deadline April 16 Payment totaling 1/2 of the total due
Final deadline May 1 Payment in full

Please do not wait to register. Space in each program is limited and some programs will fill before the deadline. We strongly advise making periodic payments to aid in budgeting. Registrations received after a program has filled will be placed on a waiting list pending withdrawals. Registrations received after April 16, 2018, are decided on a case-by-case basis as residence hall and/or studio space allows.


  • $300 non-refundable deposit due at registration: check or credit card. Students who have not paid the deposit will be marked as waitlisted until the deposit is paid.
  • Student withdrawal by May 15: refund of one-half of total paid, less non-refundable deposit
  • Student withdrawal after May 15: no refunds

In the event a program is canceled by UNCSA, payments will be refunded in full.