Payment: Tuition may be paid in full, or by installment through a payment plan (for accounts over $1,500), with Automatic Credit Card payments only. Joanne Langione Dance Center reserves the right to require families to submit full payment of tuition and fees at any time. Payment for Summerdance, Un.Convention, master classes, birthday parties, and other special events must be paid in full at the time of registration.
Payment Plan Option: Tuition for Fall classes is paid monthly between the date of registration and Dec. 1, 2019 with the first payment due at the point of registration. Subsequent payments are due on the 1st of every month following registration, beginning March 1st, through and including December 1st. Payment Plans are offered with Automatic Credit Card payments ONLY, for no additional fee. For Payment Plan accounts, funds will automatically be withdrawn on the 1st of each month.
Families that select to pay via Payment Plan MUST update the school with any credit card changes prior to the 1st of the month. If a new card is not provided, a $20 late fee will be charged each month that an account is not paid on the 1st of the month.
Refunds: Joanne Langione Dance Center has a No Refund Policy after August 1, 2019 for Fall 2019-2020 programs. Students cancelling their enrollment prior to August 1, 2019 will receive a full tuition refund (less $35.00 registration fees) without penalty. Exceptions to the No Refund Policy will be made for medical withdraw only, with a required doctor’s note. Approved refunds are required to be issued back to the VISA or Mastercard used for payment. All events including Summerdance, Un.Convention, master classes, birthday parties, and special events are non-refundable.
Refunds will not be given for missed classes due to illness, injury, snow days, personal commitments, etc. Dancers are welcome to make up any classes missed.
Withdrawals: When a student withdraws from any Joanne Langione Dance Center class, it is necessary to notify us in writing to ensure that the account is properly adjusted. Refunds will not be issued for students withdrawing after August 1, 2019. If there is an unpaid balance at the time of withdrawal, the remaining tuition is due in full.
Medical Credits: In the event that a doctor’s note is presented and a credit is issued, these credits are non-transferable and expire within one year of the issue date.
Performances: Notification that your child will not perform in the Winter Concert must be given to the office before October 1st, 2019. Notification that your child will not perform in the Spring Recital must be given to the office before November 1st, 2019. Costume refunds will be issued accordingly.
Late Fees: A $20 late fee will be charged each month that an account is not paid on the 1st of the month. Payments that fall past Dec. 1st, 2019 may prohibit participation in any Joanne Langione Dance Center programs or productions, and year-end placement and recital costumes will be withheld until payment in full is received.
Checks: Checks are accepted for tuition paid in full only. Checks may not be used for Payment Plans. A $35 fee will be charged for all checks returned to our office for insufficient funds.
Registration Fee: All students (new and returning) are required to pay an annual, non-refundable registration fee of $35.00. All fees are due at the point of registration.
Ongoing Enrollment: Enrollment for classes is ongoing and dancers are welcome to join at a prorated tuition rate.
*Please note that teacher class assignments are not finalized prior to the opening of the 2019-2020 school year and are subject to change. On rare occasions, under-subscribed classes will be canceled at the discretion of JLDC, at which time we will place your child in an appropriate class approved by parents and the school.