FEES, RULES and POLICIES Regarding FEES
fee is due annually for every student that is registered for
classes at The DCU. It goes towards their/your insurance in
the facility and towards all administrative costs. This fee
is due upon registering. REGISTRATION FEES are
REGISTRATION FEES: DUE WHEN REGISTERING AT DCU or UPAP
Recreational Annual Registration: $35 per child
$60 for two This payment goes towards
$75 for 3 or more a studentís insurance in the
Facility, as well as all
COMPETITIVE REGISTRATION: $75 (Troupe A/B & Stars)
PreCompetitive Registration: $50 (Peewee, Mini, Hot Shots
Please Note: Students in DCU and UPAP pay an additional
$15 Reg Fee
Tuition is an ANNUAL fee based on the total number of
classes in the DCU calendar year (September-May), NOT IN
It can be paid in FULL (5%
discount) or it can be paid in EQUAL INSTALLMENTS.
The 1st Installment is due at the time of registration.
REMAINING INSTALLMENTS ARE DUE on the FIRST OF EVERY
must be received by the 8th
of the month to avoid additional billing.
ANY PAYMENT RECEIVED AFTER THE 8th OF THE MONTH IS AN
POST DATED CHECKS and BACK DATED CHECKS
delivered by mail or in person to The DCU Office AFTER the
8th ARE LATE and MUST include the additional $15.00 LATE
RETURNED CHECKSÖA Fee of $35 is charged for ALL
returned checks. After Notification, if there is further
disregard for payment, DCU will file with the Attorney
Generalís Office. Payments must be made in CASH to cover the
amount of the check returned and the return fee.
that has two checks returned will be on a CASH ONLY basis
form this point forward.
(NON-REFUNDABLE) are due by OCTOBER 1st and go towards
the cost of the ANNUAL PRODUCTIONS. (Please see
the Performance Fee Information in our Brochure or posted in
the Office) This fee may be included in the SAME
check as your Installment. Payments received AFTER
OCTOBER 1st are LATE
($15 Late Fee)
DANCE: Costume deposit (NON-REFUNDABLE) is
due by NOVEMBER 1st. This deposit is per child.
A $40 Deposit is due for
students performing 1 dance in the show; Broadway
Babies and Hip Hop only.
A $65 Deposit is due for
students performing 2 dances in the show; Dance Stars
I, II and III and Boys Tap/Hip Hop
A $75 Deposit is due for
students performing 3 or more dances in the show.
GYMNASTICS: A $40 (NON-REFUNDABLE) COSTUME
DEPOSIT is due by NOVEMBER 15th. (ODD YEARS) This
deposit is PER CHILD.
ALL COSTUME DEPOSITS ARE PAYABLE
TO DCU COSTUME on a SEPARATE CHECK only
Dance is due by
FEBRUARY 15th and
Gymnastics is due by
MARCH 15th (ODD YEARS)
Costumes are ordered by
November. If your child is still enrolled in a class on
October 15th, and the office has not been notified in
writing of any upcoming change in enrollment for your child.
A costume will be ordered for your child, and you will be
responsible for the total cost of the costume.
Dropping procedures - A
DROP SLIP MUST BE PICKED UP IN THE DCU OFFICE; FILLED OUT,
SIGNED and RETURNED BEFORE THE FIRST OF THE UPCOMING MONTH
TO DISCONTINUE BILLING.