TUITION & General Information

South Metro Dance Arts Center

2021-2022 Tuition Rates

Fees based on each individual student.

  • Total Class Time/Week Monthly Payment
  • 40 Minutes $57
  • 55 Minutes $62
  • 1 Hr 10 Min $77
  • 1 Hr 25 Min $82
  • 1 Hr 40 Min $87
  • 1 Hr 55 Min $107
  • 2 Hrs 10 Min $117
  • 2 Hrs 25 Min $122
  • 2 Hrs 40 Min $127
  • 2 Hrs 55 Min $137
  • 3 Hrs 10 Min $142


  • Tuition is due by the 10th of each month. If not received a $15 late fee will be assessed to your account.
  • Automatic payment is available.
  • Family discount is $5 off total monthly tuition.
  • Tuition is based on 30 lessons divided over 9 months. 
  • Tuition remains the same if there are 3, 4, or 5 lessons in a month.
  • There are no refunds for missed classes or classes canceled due to inclement weather.
  • Company Line Dancers will have $10 added to their monthly tuition.
  • Additional hours on Full Tuition Scale. 

Dress Code

  • Females in Preschool through 3rd grade will have a required leotard that they will need to order online. We will send out a link.
    4th-12th grade combo classes are required to wear a black tank top, any color tights & any color shorts with appropriate shoes for the class.
  • Males are required to athletic tshirt & shorts/pants.
  • All dancers must wear required shoes, specific to each class. Shoes are available at the studio for purchase.
  • Hair must be pulled back and secure for class. Hair for ballet must be secured in a bun.
  • Shoes will be available for purchase at SMDAC’s Front Desk and our August Open House dates.


  • Costume fees will only apply in November. 
  • See show fee handout for Costume Pricing
  • If you would like to set up a specific payment plan for costuming, please let the directors know at the studio office.
  • Costume pricing for Competitive Classes will vary according to class.


  • We welcome questions and comments from parents at the end of class time.
  • There are observation windows for parents and siblings to view the classroom in all studios.
  • Please make sure that you respect the dancers in the classroom and do not try and distract them from learning through the viewing window.

Inclement Weather Policy

  • We follow ISD 194 cancellation policy. We will cancel classes at the studio if ISD 194 cancels school/after school activities.

Important Covid-19 update

In these unprecedented times, our team at SMDAC is committed to providing a safe environment for all students and staff.