The HARID Conservatory

America’s tuition-free professional training school for gifted young dancers


2020–21 Academic Year

Please note that the fees for 2020-21 have been adjusted to reflect the first semester being shifted to a virtual curriculum. For more information, contact Janet Trivino, Executive Assistant, at

First semester: Flat fee of $1,000.

Second semester:

Tuition fee (all students receive full scholarships):  $        0
Academic-year enrollment processing fee (confirms space):  $    300*
Fee for dance wear, supplies, transportation, & misc. exp:  $    500
Academic administration fee:  $ 1,250
Residence room & board fee:  $ 6,550
Total Academic-Year fees:  $  8,600
Supplemental fees for international students:
Medical insurance (mandatory for all international students):
$     875
Academic course fees for English language accommodation
(if required): 
$     750

*The enrollment fee differs for current/returning students.

2021 Summer Intensive (June 21–July 23)

Enrollment processing fee (confirms space): $   600
Tuition fee: $1,800
Residence room & board fee: $2,000
Total Summer-Intensive fees:  $4,400

Important information regarding HARID fees:

  • Room & board fees may be reduced by financial aid.
  • Any outstanding fees become immediately due and payable in the event of early withdrawal or dismissal from the school.
  • All fees are non-refundable with the following exception: room & board fees may be refunded on a pro-rated basis if a student must withdraw from the school for medical reasons. (Verification from a physician may be required.)
  • A fee payment schedule is provided upon admission.