Current Students

Current Students

This page is updated regularly.  Please check back for current news and information.

School Calendars

Academic Calendar
Performance Calendar
Audition Schedule


Certificate, Independent Study, and Scholarship Students

Friday, August 15, 2014            

Final Payment deadline - Fall term tuition and fees
Class schedules will be emailed ONLY
to those students who have completed their enrollment and have paid in full.

Friday, September 5, 2014

10:00am – 1:00pm – Schedule pick up
(Studio 2A) For students who have not completed early registration. 
Students are not permitted to begin class until they have seen the Registrar in person.


Monday, September 8, 2014   


Ailey Classes begin
1:00pm - Returning Students Orientation

B.F.A. Students


Tuesday, September 2, 2014   

Fordham academic classes begin
Monday, September 8, 2014


Ailey Classes begin
1:00pm - Returning Students Orientation
Ailey Citigroup Theater



Student Policies and Procedures

Professional Division Handbook
Confirmation of Medical Visit

Attendance Chart
To report an absence, please use the form below.


Ailey Event Absence Notification

Please fill out the Ailey School Event Form for absences due to Ailey-approved events only. For all other absences refer to the Attendance Chart.  To request a personal or medical leave of absence, please email your Faculty Advisor.




Payment Information and Financial Aid

Tuition and fee requirements are completed through the Bursar's Office (Office Hours:  Tue-Sat, 10:00am - 1:30pm and 2:30pm - 5:30pm; Closed Sunday and Monday).
Contact the Busar at or call 212-405-9519

Credit card payments should be pre-authorized before sending in your payment.  Daily limits may interfere with processing and cause late payments. Please allow three weeks for processing.

Financial Aid students:

  • A current “Projection of Aid Disbursement to Show the Bursar” form must be submitted once per year to fulfill your payment requirements.
  • If a disbursement is expected for your cost of living, the Bursar will contact the aid recipient directly when payment is available, usually about a month after the first day of class.

Financial Aid Office Hours & Contacts
For more information on Financial Aid deadlines and eligibility, visit Financial Aid on the website.

Work Study and Scholarship

Students in the Work-Study or Scholarship programs should speak with school administrator Susan Foley. Sign up for an appointment at the 2nd floor reception desk.  Visit the Faculty and Staff page for Administrator office hours.

Studio Reservation

To reserve studio space for Ailey-related rehearsals, students should fill out the online form or download, print, and submit the application.  Please be familiar with the Reservation Policies prior to requesting the space.

Student Reservation Policies 2014-15
Request Studio Space


Usher Sign Up

To sign up as an usher for a School performance, utilize the web form below.

Please email Admissions with any additional questions not answered here.