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Deadlines & Tuition

Deadlines & Tuition

Summer Workshop

Fee Room & Board Total
Contemporary Dance Intensive
June 21 - July 25, 2020
$3,041 $2,001 $5,042
Classical Ballet Intensive
June 21 - July 25, 2020
$3,041 $2,001 $5,042
Broadway Commercial Dance Lab Session 1 (2 weeks)
June 21 - July 3
$1,470    $799 $2,269
Broadway Commercial Dance Lab Session 2 (3 weeks)
July 6 - July 25
$2,390 $1,201 $3,591

Summer Dance Professional Study
June 14 - June 20
Bell, Damiani, Quijada

$825  $300 $1,125

Summer Dance Professional Study
June 28 - July 3

$723 $459 $1,182
Choreographic Essentials Workshop
June 14 - June 20
$825  $300 $1,125
Choreographic Development Residency
June 16 - July 20
n/a  n/a n/a

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 for Session 1 and $45 for Session 2.  There is no allowance for adult professional workshops.


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 application opens January 2020 $300 non-refundable deposit will hold your place after acceptance
Deadline for international students April 1 $300 non-refundable deposit
Registration deadline April 15 Payment totaling 1/2 of the total due
Final deadline May 1 Payment in full

Please do not wait to register. Housing space in each program is limited in Summer 2020 due to two residence halls being offline for renovation.  Due to housing constraints, student within a 25-mile radius of the UNCSA campus must be commuters (day students) during the 2020 Summer Intensives.

Most programs will fill before the deadline. Registrations received after a program has filled will be placed on a waitlist. It is very likely that available housing will fill before the registration deadline. Registrations requiring housing that are  received after housing has filled will be placed on a waitlist.

Parents are urged to make periodic payments from the time of registration through the payment deadline of May 1. For instance, if you register in February, you can make 4 equal monthly payments to complete payment by May 1. Online payments may be made at any time, in any amount. Invoices will not be sent.


  • $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 1: refund of one-half of total paid, less non-refundable deposit
  • Student withdrawal after May 1: no refunds

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