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Tuition Fees

Semester Fees:
Due Sept 15 and Jan 15
Hours Per Week
(Per Student)
$360 1 hour
$450 1.5 hours
$575 2 hours
$675 2.5 hours
$750 3 hours
$850 3.5 hours
$950 4 hours
$1050 4.5 hours
$1150 5 hours
$1200 5.5 hours
$1250 6 hours
$1800 Unlimited Classes

Save a Credit Card to Your Account

If you are an existing customer, you can log in to the portal using the blue button below and add a credit card to your family account. You can then make payments with that card. Note: after you enroll in a class, fees take 1-7 days to appear in your account before you can pay them with this feature.

Existing Customer Portal Login

Payment Options

We accept all major credit cards except AMEX via the customer portal. We also accept cash (in person at Old City location only) or checks made payable to The Philadelphia Dance Academy (in person at Old City Location or mailed).

Payment Schedule

The Academy follows the academic calendar, meaning we have classes from September to June, for a total of 36 weeks.

  1. Fall Tuition is due September 15.
  2. A $15 Late Fee is added on October 1.
  3. Spring Tuition is due January 15.
  4. A $15 Late Fee is added on February 1.

We have payment plans available only for students taking two hours of class or more per week ($575 per semester). Please contact us to set up a payment schedule. Option: 4 payments per semester.

Annual Fee

There is a $25 annual fee applied to each family’s account at the beginning of the school year. This fee is in addition to tuition. Adult students who do not also have children attending the Academy are exempt from this fee.

Spring Showcase Costume Fee

Each costume fee for the Spring Showcase at the end of the school year is $70 and is due November 15. For details, visit the Showcase page.

Private Lessons

The cost for private lessons starts at $65/hour. Students discuss the exact cost with their instructor. Discounts may apply to packages of lessons. Your account must be in good standing in order to schedule private lessons.