Session 1 2021: Tuesday, September 7-Sunday, December 19

Session 2 2022: Monday, January 10-Sunday, June 5

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

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Registration for Session 2 opens on Wednesday, December 1 at 9am. Returning students’ class spots are guaranteed only if the student registers by Saturday, December 11 at 3pm. Registration closes on Monday, January 31. No adds or changes can be made after this date.

Base Tuition 2021 – 2022

Tuition is calculated based on the length of each class. The prices below reflect the cost of each class for the full sessions. Session 1 is 14 weeks and Session 2 is 20 weeks.

ClassSession 1Session 2
Tippy Toes$183 (Winter)$183 (Spring)
45 minute class
60 minute class$273$410
75 minute class
90 minute class
Pointe/Pointe Prep Class$141$212
Tuition Cap $1755$2695
Dance Performance Workshop$485

Fees & Discounts

An 8% discount will be applied for each additional class for students taking two or more classes in a session.

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

Payment Plan

Fee for payment plan is $20 in Session 1 and $30 in Session 2.

Session 11/2 + fees charged at registration1/2 charged October 19, 2021
Session 21/3 + fees charged at registration1/3 charged February 22, 20221/3 charged April 12, 2022

No Refund Policy


Dance Center Evanston has a no refund policy. Be sure the classes you choose fit your schedule and your child wants to dance. A free trial class may be taken, however only fully registered (tuition paid) students can be guaranteed a space in class. Any class missed due to a change in schedule or a medical situation can be made up prior to Spring Break. Tuition will be refunded if DCE must cancel a class.

Financial Aid

Dance Center Evanston offers financial aid for families in need. To apply, please submit this form to the DCE office with your registration form and supporting documents. Questions? Contact the office at or 847-328-6683.