Terms and Conditions
1. Tuition Fee Policy (for full year program)
I understand that tuition payment is due on the 25th day of each month, one month in advance. Tuition is calculated on an annual basis, and is payable in 10 convenient monthly installments from August to May. A valid Credit or Debit Card is required at the time of registration, and this card will be charged automatically on the 25th day of each month for your full account balance. A 10% discount is offered for annual tuition fees paid in full at the start of the year. If the studio closes due to pandemic, weather or other acts of God, tuition is still payable. Classes will resume within 14 days of the occurrence online until such time as they can be held in person.
2. Late Fee Policy
I am aware that a late fee of $10 per month per Student is payable for fees not paid within one week of the payment due date. If an automatic payment is declined, I will be informed of the declined transaction and have 7 days to make alternate payment arrangements before a late fee is charged.
3. Withdrawal from the Program
I understand that the withdrawal period is 4 weeks from the student’s initial start date, after that tuition is due monthly through recital in May. I will continue to be liable for tuition fees until the end of the current Dance Season. There is no prorating of tuition fees. All recital participation fees and costume deposits and are not refundable. Costumes are only ordered for active students.
4. Liability Release
I have enrolled the above-mentioned student in a program of strenuous physical activity offered by Tutu Cute Dance. In consideration of myself, and the above-named person’s participation in this studio, I for myself, my heirs and assigns, hereby release Tutu Cute Dance, the owner/director, Caroline Varney, her family, employees or contractors from any liability now or in the future from any injury, however caused, occurring before, during or after participation in the above-stated programs offered at Tutu Cute Dance, or at any time while in the vicinity of the premises of the above-stated business or in any activity sponsored, represented or organized by Tutu Cute Dance. Tutu Cute Dance follows CDC cleaning protocols and takes every precaution possible in making sure that classes and events at TTC are safe.
While we take every precaution, we cannot guarantee that your child won’t be exposed to COVID-19. By signing below, you agree to waive any claims against Tutu Cute Dance, it’s owners, and employees and to hold Tutu Cute Dance harmless should your child contract COVID-19. In addition, you agree to inform us if your child has been exposed to anyone with the virus, or if they are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19. This action will provide the utmost safety for our students and staff.
5. Talent Release
I release the ownership and usage rights of any digital image of the above-mentioned guest, including video and still photography, taken by or on behalf of Tutu Cute Dance , and permit these images to be used in marketing and promotional materials by: Tutu Cute Dance , other entities owned by Caroline Browning and the photographer taking the images.
6. Returned Check Policy
I agree to pay a fee of $35.00 if a check passed for payment to Tutu Cute Dance by me is returned by my bank unpaid.