Tuition

Most classes are 50-minutes long and meet for 12 weeks. Tuition is typically $120 for the entire semester (not a monthly charge). For an explantion of our tuition increase, please click here.

Most classes have additional charges for supply fees or textbooks. (See class descriptions.)

Volunteers receive a 27% tuition discount (typically $87.60) as well as a stipend. (See details here.)

Full payment for classes can be made at registration or the balance may be paid in installments at our location or online. Half the tuition is due at the 6-week mark and the other half is due by the end of classes. 


Tuition may be higher for classes that meet for extended periods. Specific costs for each class can be found in each Class Descriptions.

Non-Refundable Deposit:

An initial deposit of 20 percent of your balance must be made at the time of registration. This amount will be applied to the cost of the class. The deposit made at registration is non-refundable, non-transferable, and cannot be credited. The deposit will only be refunded if the class is cancelled. Class fees are also not refundable or transferable.

Charges for Cancelled Classes

• 20% of tuition for cancellations made more than 22 days  prior to the first day of classes.
• 30% of tuition for cancellations made 21-15 days prior to the first day of classes.
• 40% tuition for cancellations made for 14-8 days prior to the first day of classes.
• 50% tuition for cancellations made for 7 days prior to the first day of classes or later.

Defray costs and get priority registration by volunteering!