Registration and Placement
Registration for Pre-Professional and Introductory Levels
Complete and proper registration requires the submission of the following to the office:
-- Placement Form and Placement Fee New and Summer Only students (see Placement information below)
-- Registration Form 2017-18 All students
(Returning students must submit a new Registration Form at the beginning of each academic year.)
-- Registration Fee $10.00 New students only
-- 2017-18 Fees (see Academic Year or Summer schedules for each level) All students
Payments may be made by cash, credit card (Visa, Mastercard or Discover) or check (payable to Dance Institute).
Payment Options Academic Year:
-- 3 payments due on or before August 28, November 28 and March 28
-- 9 monthly payments due August - April on or before the 30th of each month
Payment Options Summer:
-- Contact the office for payment options
Registration for Recreational Classes
Recreational registration forms are available in the Dance Institute office. This form must be on file before the first class and may be filled out during any Dance Institute office hours. If filling out your form the first day of classes, please arrive in the office at least 15 minutes before the beginning of class. Students under 18 need a parent/guardian signature. Payments may be made by cash, credit card (Visa, Mastercard or Discover) or check (payable to Dance Institute).
Pre-Registration is requested for all students. Pre-register for classes by calling or emailing Dance Institute's office. The information needed at the time of pre-registration is the student's name, birthdate, and parent/guardian contact information (minor students) or student’s name and contact information (adult students).
Placement for Pre-Professional Levels
Placement allows Dance Institute’s instructors and manager to determine the level in which students not currently enrolled in Dance Institute would be appropriately scheduled within Dance Institute’s program.
Placement is required for:
-- New students ages 6 and up with previous dance training seeking admission to the pre-professional levels
-- Summer Intensive Only students
-- Former Dance Institute students not enrolled during the previous year
The Placement process consists of:
-- Completion and submission of the Placement Form to the office
-- Payment of the Placement Fee
-- Participation in a Dance Institute class
The Placement Fee with Pre-Registration is $20.00.
The Placement Fee without Pre-Registration is $30.00.
Placement for students registering in Dance Institute for the Academic Year may be scheduled by contacting the office.
Summer Intensive Only students contact the office beginning in January to schedule their Placement Class. Students not available during the months of January, February, March or April may attend a Dance Institute Placement Class the first Sunday in May. (Check the Dance Institute Academic Year Calendar for the specific date/time). Summer Intensive Only students living outside the northeast Ohio area may submit a video in lieu of the Placement Class. Please contact the office regarding required video content.
- Download a Placement Form for the Pre-Professional program
- Download a Registration Form 2017-18 for Pre-Professional and Introductory classes
The Registration Form is a 3-page document.
- The registration form for Recreational classes is available in the Dance Institute office. This form must be on file before the first class and may be filled out during any Dance Institute office hours. If filling out your form on the first day of classes, please arrive in the office at least 15 minutes before the beginning of class. Students under 18 need a parent/guardian signature.