Alberta Ballet Trainee Program Tuition & Funding

Tuition for Alberta Ballet School's Alberta Ballet Trainee Program includes full-time artistic training from September - June annually.

2022-2013 Tuition

Tuition: $1,700 per year

Residence Program: $8,100 per year (accommodation only)
Refundable Residence Deposit: $750.00 per year
Transportation Program is available.

*Subject to change for 2023-2024 School Year

Alberta Ballet School offers talent based scholarships to outstanding dance students in the Professional Division Additionally, there are additional scholarships awarded on a combination of aptitude, deportment and financial need. Such applications are due prior to May 1 of each year and are evaluated by our third-party financial service, Apple Financial. To start the application process, visit: To find out more about our scholarships, please contact Please note the School does not award funding for Summer Intensives.

The Province of Alberta and the Government of Canada offers numerous grants for tuition assistance for Canadian students.

Admissions & Auditions

Admission to Alberta Ballet School is by artistic audition via our international audition tour, video or in person.