Mini Program Information

Varsity Minis

For Dancers in the 3rd, 4th and 5th Grades

*Dancers who are currently in the 2nd and 3rd grades must attend the Varsity Mini audition.


YEARLY PROGRAM FEE: $900

Amortized over 10 months: $90 monthly from July – April
*due on the 1st business day of the month, along with UDA tuition

The Monthly Varsity Program Fee covers competition fees for 4 competitions, choreography, two costumes, critique, director, and manager fees.

The Monthly Varsity Program Fee does not cover tuition, summer intensive, team photos, team warmups, travel bag, makeup, earrings, shoes and tights needed for competition.



Additional Mandatory Information
Classes - Choreography - Fees - Etc

MINI TEAM MEETING for the 2021-22 TEAM and PARENTS
Friday, June 18 at the Draper studio
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 pm

  • Cost: $350 - paid by check at auditions
  • Date: Thursday, August 12 - Saturday, August 14, 2021
  • Schedule: TBA
  • Cost: $112.50 - charged August 1, 2021
  • Dates: Four weeks: weeks of June 14, August 2, August 16 and August 23
  • Required Classes: 2 ballet and 1 jazz technique each week (3 hours per week June); 2 ballet, 1 jazz and 1 choreography review each week (4 hours per week August)

*The summer technique class schedule will be available at the Parent Information Meeting on Thursday, May 13, 2021

  • Varsity dancers may register for fall classes during Priority registration on Monday, June 21, 2021 and Tuesday, June 22, 2021.
  • The fall schedule, including the days/times of required technical classes, will be distributed at the Mandatory Parent Information Meeting on Thursday, May 13, 2021.
  • A $30 non-refundable registration fee is applied to all returning students who enroll in technical classes. A $40 non-refundable registration fee is applied to all new students to UDA.
  • The cost of the monthly tuition is figured by using the UDA Competitive Tuition Scale
  • Weekly Varsity Mini class requirements:
    • Two – 1 hour ballet technique classes
    • Two – 1 hour jazz technique classes (1 technique and 1 turns and leaps)
    • One – 1 hour acro/tumbling class
    • One – 1 hour hip hop class
    • Two – 1 hour Varsity Mini choreography rehearsals
    • Additional Saturday rehearsals may be added to the schedule during competition season
  • This equates to 8 minimum hours per week for Varsity Minis, which is $240 in monthly tuition from September – May.
  • June is a 1/2 month and paid as a non-refundable deposit when you register for Fall 2021 – Spring 2022 classes
  • Monthly tuition is due on the first business day of each month, along with the Varsity Monthly Program Fee
  • Dates: August - TBA
  • Time: TBA
  • Mandatory team photos with Samantha Little Photography
  • September 17 - 18, 2021
  • All team members are required to attend group photos and purchase a group photo
  • Optional individual dance photography sessions will be offered
  • "Starry Night" Performance Fee: $120 - charged with October tuition. *this fee provides four tickets to the Varsity year-end concert and HD files of all UDA end-of-year performances
  • Contingency Fund: $100 - the contingency fee is collected in two payments: $50 due July 1st and $50 due August 1st. *the contingency fund covers any unexpected costs related to your dancer’s program. Money not used during the year will be credited back to your UDA account on May 1st
  • UDA Company Jacket and Pants: $165 - Due July 1st *if new to program **every three years a new style of travel wear is purchased - this is year #3
  • UDA Travel Bags: 3 options - Due July 1st *if new to UDA Competitive program
    • 1 backpack & 1 garment bag $101
    • 1 rolling bag & 1 garment bag $175
    • 1 rolling bag, 1 backpack & 1 garment bag $241
  • UDA Competition Makeup and Earrings: $70-80 - Due November 1st *if new to program
  • Shoes and Tights: not included in program fees – Due either November 1st or December 1st
  • Optional Conventions: UDA Varsity dancers will have the opportunity to attend two-three dance conventions during the year – Cost is typically $200-$300 per dancer. These conventions are optional and are not included in your overall monthly fees.

Please Apprise Yourself Of The Following Information