Dance Center Evanston offers two sessions of dance during the academic year, as well as a summer session.

For 2018-2019, the dates are as follows:
Session 1: Tuesday, Sep. 4 - Friday, Dec. 21, 2018
Session 2: Saturday, Jan. 5 - Sunday, June 2, 2019

TO REGISTER: If paying in full by credit card, you can register online. Visit our website at and click Registration. Your Username is the email address on file at DCE, or if you’re a new student, you can create an account. You can also mail, fax, or drop off completed forms with payment to Dance Center Evanston, 1934 Dempster St., Evanston, IL 60202. Fax number is 847-328-6656. You may pay by cash, credit card, or check made out to Dance Center Evanston. Please fill out a separate form for each student. Photo copies are acceptable.

RETURNING STUDENT REGISTRATION: begins Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 9am. Forms received before the 7th will be processed in random order on the 7th. For walk-in registration on the 7th, each adult may register only their own family, plus one other family.

NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION: Begins Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 9am. Forms received before the 14th will be processed in random order on the 14th.

BASE TUITION for 45–60 minute classes except Pointe: (Base tuition reflects an escalating discount for multiple classes per week.)

# of Classes per Week: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Tuition Cap
Session 1: $244 $453 $672 $886 $1,096 $1,272 $1,450 $1,600
Session 2: $341 $635 $941 $1,241 $1,535 $1,781 $2,030 $2,240

For each 75 minute class, add: For each 90 minute class, add: For each Pointe or Pointe Prep class, add:
Session 1: $50Session 2: $75 Session 1: $80Session 2: $105 Session 1: $150Session 2: $205

For the 2 hour Dance Performance Workshop* September 7-January 18, add: $460.
*Not eligible for sibling discounts or tuition cap. Includes 2 tickets to January performance.

Single class, 45-60 minutes: $15       Single class, 75-90 minutes: $16       10-class card: $145

ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE: $25 for the first child, regardless of discount, and $15 for each additional sibling.

SIBLING DISCOUT: When 2 or more children from the same family register at the same time, there is a 10% discount applied to the entire tuition, less registration fees. Students using the tuition cap do not receive a sibling discount.

PAYMENT PLAN: First payment and a credit card number are required at time of registration. Fee for payment plan is $20 for Session 1, $30 for Session 2. Credit card will be automatically deducted on the following days:

Session 1: 1/2 charged at registration 1/2 charged Oct. 23, 2018
Session 2: 1/3 charged at registration 1/3 charged Feb. 25, 2019 1/3 charged Apr. 15, 2019

There is a $20 charge for returned checks. DANCE CENTER EVANSTON HAS A NO REFUND POLICY.