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The School of the Arts at Northern Kentucky University is proud to announce the Summer Dance Institute – A Holistic Collegiate Dance Program for Artists in the Making. The program will take place August 4-6, 2023 in Health Innovations room 125 on the campus of Northern Kentucky University. The program is for participants between the ages of 14 and 23, where they can experience immersive dance major courses. Throughout the weekend, they will work with professors and fellow students, receive industry and pedagogical training, build their network, gain insight into all the various careers a dance major can provide. The opportunity provides the introduction to campus life in the new state-of-the-art dance studio.


Early bird discounts available!

Registration deadline: July 15, 2023

  • Registration Fee: $35
  • Program Fee: $300

Early Bird Discounts:

  • May 15 - $250 program fee (save $50)
  • June 1 - $275 program fee (save $25)

Cancelations & Refunds: Cancelations will be accepted until Aug. 3, 2023. Full refunds, minus a $25 cancelation fee will be given until that date. Cancelations after Aug. 3, forfeit all refunds. To cancel and request a refund, contact NKU Connect Center at or (859) 572-5600.

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Tentative Schedule

Click/tap each day to expand schedule. Activities take place in the Health Innovations building (HE), unless otherwise noted. A finalized schedule will provided upon registration.


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