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Please be advised that new tuition rates are now in effect for students whose programs will begin on or after March 1st, 2023 (these fees will be applicable at checkout when completing the online registration and enrollment process). Furthermore, increases to the registration fee and extension fee will apply for students submitting a Domestic Student Registration Form, International Student Registration Form, or Program Extension Form on or after March 1st, 2023.

This page will be updated to reflect the new rates as soon as possible. In the meantime, please contact for information about the new rates.

Thank you for your interest in studying with us!

How to Apply

There is no audition required for the Independent Study Program. Students can apply to begin their program on the first day of any month. All students are required to submit the following:
  1. Program Student Registration Form
  2. Non-Refundable Registration Fee
    • Domestic Students: $50 Registration fee and $300 Deposit
    • International Students: $350 F-1 Visa Processing Fee
  3. A one-page personal statement describing the student's previous dance experience, reason for applying to the Independent Study Program, and professional goals.

After the application materials have been submitted, the student will receive a confirmation email with further details. Please note registration will be incomplete without submitting these documents. International students will submit a personal statement when preparing the ISP Admissions Package.

Domestic Students

For questions pertaining to the registration process, please contact our Program Coordinator at

International Students

International students must apply to receive an F-1 Visa from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. To learn more about the application process required for all International Students, please see the International Students Program page and follow the procedures under "How to Apply". Applications should be submitted no less than 3 months prior to the desired start date.

International Students: For questions pertaining to the International Student Application Process, please contact our International Student Advisor at