General Program

Sessional Registration
  • Fall Session: August 4, 2020
  • Winter Session: 2021 dates TBC
  • Spring Session: 2021 dates TBC
Fall Session

12 weeks
September 19 (Saturday)-December 11, 2020 (Friday)

  • Make-up classes for Thanksgiving weekend closure: December 12 (Saturday)-December 14 (Monday)
  • Make-up class for Remembrance Day closure: December 16 (Wednesday)
Winter Session

9 weeks (due to Family Day, Monday classes will be 8 weeks)
January 9 (Saturday)-March 12, 2021 (Friday)

Spring Session

11 weeks
April 10 (Saturday)-June 25, 2021 (Friday)

Spring Break
  • Week 1: March 15-19, 2021
  • Week 2: March 22-26, 2021
Summer

Due to COVID-19, we have released a revised Summer Session schedule that includes a mix of online and safe in-person classes.

Registration opens June 12, 2020

Granville Island

  • Week 1: July 6-10, 2020
  • Week 2: July 13-17, 2020
  • Week 3: July 20-24, 2020
  • Week 4: July 27-31, 2020
  • Week 5: August 4-7, 2020 (Arts Umbrella is closed Monday, August 3 for BC Day)
  • Week 6: August 10-14, 2020
  • Week 7: August 17-21, 2020
  • Week 8: August 24-28, 2020

South Surrey

  • Week 1: July 6-10, 2020
  • Week 2: July 13-17, 2020
  • Week 3: July 20-24, 2020
  • Week 4: July 27-31, 2020
  • Week 5: August 4-7 (4 days)
  • Week 6: August 10-14
  • Week 7: August 17-21

Year-Long Programs

Our year-long programs operate on their own schedules. See program pages or contact Student Services for details.


Arts Umbrella Dance

Program Dates
  • Program Start Date: TBC
  • Program End Date: TBC
Registration

Registration for 2020/21 opens May, 2020

  • Returning Students: May 1, 2020
  • New Students: June 1, 2020

Please contact us for more information at dance@artsumbrella.com

Summer Dance Intensives

Due to COVID-19, we have released a revised Summer Dance Intensive schedule.

Junior Summer Dance Intensive

  • July 27-31, 2020
  • August 3-7, 2020 (Dance Intensives will operate on Monday, August 3 despite the BC Day holiday)

Teen Summer Dance Intensive

  • July 27-31, 2020
  • August 3-7, 2020 (Dance Intensives will operate on Monday, August 3 despite the BC Day holiday)

International Summer Dance Intensive

  • August 10-21, 2020

Closures

No classes or programs take place on the following days, unless otherwise noted for specific programs:

  • Labour Day: Monday, September 7, 2020
  • Thanksgiving Day: Saturday, October 10-Monday, October 12, 2020
  • Remembrance Day: Wednesday, November 11, 2020
  • Winter Break: Friday, December 25, 2020-Friday, January 1, 2021
  • Family Day: Monday, February 15, 2021
  • Easter Weekend: Friday, April 2-Monday, April 5, 2021
  • Victoria Day: Monday, May 24, 2021
  • Canada Day: Thursday, July 1, 2021
  • BC Day: Monday, August 2, 2021
Extreme Weather Closure Procedure

In times of extreme weather, Arts Umbrella closure procedure aligns with that of the local public school district. In the event public schools are closed due to weather conditions, Arts Umbrella classes are also cancelled. Please check local radio, television, and school board websites for school closures.