Pay Tuition


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Tuition Fees

Installment Fees:
Due Aug 15 and Jan 15
Hours Per Week
(Per Student)
$360 45 min- 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. Tuition will be automatically billed to this card on the due date or you can log in and make payments with that card before the due date. 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. The $25 Annual Registration Fee is charged automatically per family upon enrollment into a class.
  2. Fall Tuition Installment is automatically charged to the card on file August 15.
  3. A $25 Late Fee is added weekly to the account starting August 22.
  4. Spring Tuition Installment is automatically charged to the card on file January 15.
  5. A $25 Late Fee is added weekly to the account starting January 22.

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

Annual Registration Fee

There is a $25 annual registration fee automatically charged to each family’s account at the time of enrollment into a class. 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 Participation Fee

Each participation fee for the Spring Showcase is $100 and is due November 15. Each additional child/costume is $70. For details, visit the Showcase page.

Private Lessons

The cost for private lessons starts at $80/hour. Students discuss the exact cost with their instructor. Instructors set their own rates for private coaching.  Discounts may apply to packages of lessons. Your account must be in good standing in order to schedule private lessons.