2023-2024 Dancing For Joy Rates

Tuition is based on the number of weekly dance hours and calculated at the rate of $16.25 per hour.  Tuition is due on the 1st of each month.   

*monthly total will vary depending on how many days your class meets in the month.  (For example, some months have 5 weeks, December will only have 3 weeks, etc.) 

Use this Tuition Calculator to see your cost each month.

If enrolled in more than one class, discounts are based on the total classes per week.
2-5 classes per week:  10% discount
6-10 classes per week:  20% discount
11-15 classes per week:  25% discount 

- There is no additional charge for classes over 15 per week.
- Siblings receive a 10% discount on one hour long class if the second student is not receiving a multi class discount.
- There are no discounts for 45 minute classes.

Monthly Tuition Schedule 
Payments are due by the 1st of the month; late after the 10th.

Each monthly payment covers tuition for that month.
Monthly tuition costs may vary based on number of classes/ days in that month.  Tuition is pro-rated if enrollment is after the 1st of the month.  NO REFUNDS are given if student drops mid-month.  Please contact the office before the 1st of the month to drop classes.   See our tuition policies for more information. 

Other Rates:
Private Lesson Rates

60 minute lesson- $60,
30 minute lesson- $30 

Semi-Private Lesson (2-people)
60 minute lesson- $75
30 minute lession- $37.50

Private lessons are scheduled on Fridays.  (*other days may be arranged depending on instructor/ studio availability.). To arrange a private lesson, please email the studio at info@dancing4joy.org and state the following:
1. Student(s) wanting the lesson
2. Preferred genre
3. Preferred instuctor
4. Available days and times 
5. Preference for Bellingham or Lynden studio
We cannot guarantee all requests will be met, but we will make every effort to accommodate you.  

Individual Studio Rental
$30 per hr.
To arrange for a rental, please email the following:
1. Preferred date and time (if possible, please give 2-3 options)
2. Preferred studio

Discount for Private Lessons and Studio Rentals Buy 9 upfront and get the 10th one free.

*NEW TO DFJ?  Your first class is free! In order to try a class, you must register your family information in Jackrabbit to sign releases and see an  updated schedule.  You do NOT need to enroll or make a reservation to try out a class.  Just come to the office 5-10 minutes before that class starts to get a Drop-in Slip.  

Not eligible for a free trial but still want to try out a class?  Single class drop-in fee is $20.  Come to the office prior to class to get a Drop-in Slip.

* Free first class is offered to anyone who has not danced at DFJ within the last 3 years.