Join dancers from around the globe and experience the vitality of New York City in the most celebrated dance community in the world!
Our International Student Visa Program has been carefully designed to facilitate your training and development in a welcoming supportive environment. Featuring the largest variety of classes of any studio in NYC with an unparalleled faculty of industry professionals, ISVP accepts applications from dancers ages 18+ at all levels. Broadway Dance Center is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students to its International Student Visa Program.
Your studies will amount to at least 18 mandatory hours of classes a week excluding rehearsals.
Applications may be submitted no sooner than 6 months prior to the start date requested.
Start dates and application deadlines are as follows:
Vacations WILL NOT be granted until you have been enrolled in the program for longer than 3 months. Vacations must be taken in 1-week increments.
BDC offers rolling admissions. You will be notified of acceptance within 7-10 business days after receipt of your completed application via email. You must have a valid email address.
Please read the following application instructions thoroughly and submit all application materials with care.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
You must provide proof of your own traveler's medical insurance before starting the program. You do not need to include this proof of insurance in your application, but you must have valid insurance before starting the program.
BDC does not provide medical insurance, but we do recommend CareMed International Travel Insurance (www.caremed-travelinsurance.com).
BDC is not responsible for injuries or illness incurred during your program, so it is imperative that as an international student you carry medical insurance before you begin and during your course of study with Broadway Dance Center.
Unfortunately, BDC is unable to provide student housing. Please email ISVP@bwydance.com, and we will connect you with our liaison at Student Housing Associates.
Broadway Dance Center will consider applications from students currently in the U.S. on M-1 and F-1 Visas; however, the two circumstances and application processes are very different
Students wishing to transfer to Broadway Dance Center’s ISVP Professional Semester must arrange a meeting with program administrators.