When to Pay
- Tuition is based on an annual curriculum of 34 weeks and is divided into 8 equal payments.
- The payments are due the first of each month September through May, excluding December, for those students starting in September.
- December tuition is still due for those students that started late, unless payment had been previously made from the beginning of the session.
- Recital costumes must be purchased in December.
- Tuition is due regardless of absence. Students my not skip a payment for the month because they did not attend class.
- Tuition remains the same regardless of how many lessons are in the month. Most months have four lessons, some have five, others have two or three due to holidays.
- Tuition and Costume fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
How to Pay
- Make all checks payable to The Dance Center, and mail to:
5263 Madison Pike, Independence, KY 41051
- Payments may also be deposited in the tuition boxes located in each waiting room. There is also an after-hours slot located in the front office door of Studio A.
- If paying in cash, place the cash in an envelope and write the student’s name and class(es) on the outside of the envelope. It is your responsibility to get a receipt for your payment either from the office personnel or a teacher.
- The Dance Center is NOW accepting credit cards in the Studio A office.
- Tuition payments are sent directly to The Dance Center accounting office. To insure proper credit to your account, please write the students name on each check.
Late Fees and Discounts
- A $10.00 late charge will be assessed on all tuition payments made after the 10-day grace period.
- A $15.00 late fee will be assessed on all tuition payments made after the 30th of the month and suspension of the student until tuition and service charges are paid in full.
- There is a $35.00 service charge on all returned checks. Once a check on an account has been returned for insufficient funds, all subsequent payments must be submitted in cash or money order.
- For every new student you send to The Dance Center who enrolls in at least one class, you will receive a $10.00 credit on one month’s tuition. NOTE: New student must remain in class and pay tuition for a minimum of 3 months. Your account will be credited after the 3rd month.