Rates & Policies

Rates & Policies


Monday: 9am-12pm and 4pm to 10pm

Tuesday: 4pm to 10pm

Wednesday: 4pm to 10pm

Thursday: 4pm to 10pm

Friday: 9am-12pm and 5pm to 9pm

Saturday: 9am to 2:30pm

Sunday: Closed



All youth, teen & adult classes are offered on a drop-in basis. No admittance to any classes after the first 15 minutes of class. There are no refunds, discounts, or exceptions.

Each class will have different choreography each week, so you don’t have to worry about missing anything! We offer several payment options for these classes:


Drop-in $15 each


5 Class Package: $70

10 Class Package: $130

15 Class Package: $175

20 Class Package: $210

1 Month Unlimited: $175

*All numbered packages will expire after 4 months once activated.


One-On-One Private Lessons

Are you looking for more personal attention in your dance training? One-On-One Private Dance Lessons are for those who prefer one-on-one training, either for the beginner taking their first steps in dance, the experienced dancer looking to take their skills to a higher level, or a couple planning a special event or about to dance their first dance at their wedding. We can tailor the class to fit your needs. These privates are for one dancer or a couple, desiring to improve their dance 

Fees for One-On-One Private Dance Lessons vary depending on Instructor and Studio Rates. Please contact us via email at trainingacademy@cultureshockdance.org

Private Party Classes

Would you like to have a private Hip Hop class for your child’s birthday or a Burlesque class for a bachelorette party? Schedule Private Party Classes for birthday parties, bachelorette parties, wedding parties, out-of-town dance teams, or any other occasion that would call for a private group dance class!

Classes can be tailored to fit the needs of your group – we can accommodate any dance style and level (beginner, intermediate or advanced). Our private party classes provide the space and teacher for the dance class only. We do not have facilities for food and drinks. CDC Covid-19 rules apply until further notice. 

Please use the contact page to arrange private party classes.

Rates for Private Party Classes

60-minute private class-

6-10 students, $250 & up

11-20 students, $300 & up

21-30 students, $350 & up


Culture Shock San Diego accepts the following forms of payment: CREDIT or DEBIT CARDS only – MC, VISA, DISCOVER, AMEX.

Drop-Ins and Class Packages may be purchased online at cultureshocksandiego.pike13.com, in person at Culture Shock San Diego, or by phone during business hours, 619-324-4868.

Studio Sizes:

Studio 1: 2300 sf

Studio 2: 1250 sf 

Studio 3: 915 sf



Culture Shock San Diego® expressly prohibits recording, producing, reproducing, copying, transmitting, broadcasting, publicly distributing, or preparing any derivative works of any Culture Shock San Diego photos, videos, facsimiles, likeness, or written materials without the express written permission of Culture Shock San Diego.

Culture Shock San Diego prohibits submitting, posting, or publishing to any Internet website such as YouTube or any public display, any Culture Shock San Diego photos, videos, facsimiles, likeness, or written materials without the express written permission of Culture Shock San Diego.

Any willful infringement of Culture Shock San Diego’s rights under 17 USC Section 101, et seq. could be liable for statutory damages as high as $100,000.

Culture Shock San Diego may decide within its discretion to take advantage of all legal remedies available to rectify infringement of its intellectual property rights.


The parking garage is for Staff and Faculty during scheduled working shifts ONLY. Unauthorized vehicles parked in CSSD or any other tenant’s spaces will be towed at the owner’s expense.

ABSOLUTELY NO FOOD OR DRINK inside dance studios, lobby, and hallways. NO GUM permitted on CSSD premises. NO SMOKING or VAPING of any kind in or around the building. Bottled water is allowed.

CHILDCARE is not provided. Please do not leave children unattended, running in hallways, or blocking paths. Strollers or chairs may not block hallways and doors. Friends, siblings, and children outside of class are the responsibility of the parent or adult who brought them.

Please do not bring pets into or around the studio and building. Service dogs accepted.

Respect the health of others in the event of an illness. If you or your child is sick, please do not come to class.

Traffic Flow: Please do not block doors, hallways, and passageways. Students exiting dance rooms have the right of way. Please allow them to exit before entering for the next class. Due to the high volume of students taking classes, we do not encourage friends, parents, and family members to watch dance classes. Do not bring friends, unless they are coming to observe as a potential dancer. Please wait for your dancer in the seating areas provided on the second floor balcony.

Personal Belongings: Students and parents are responsible for their belongings. Do not bring valuables into the studio or waiting area. CSSD is not responsible for lost, stolen, or misplaced property. Lost-and-Found items will be donated or disposed of at the discretion of CSSD Management.

Electronics and Wi-Fi: Outlets are for the use of Staff ONLY. Please do not plug phones, electronic games, computers, or any other personal device into electrical outlets. We do not have Wi-Fi for Public use.


We reserve the right to cancel a class for any reason.
All Classes are 55 minutes long unless otherwise specified.

No admittance to youth, teen, or adult classes after the first 15 minutes of class.
Class Packages are for use by the purchaser only and may not be shared. Numbered Class Packages expire six months from the date of purchase. Unlimited Class Packages expire for the set term listed – One Month from the date of purchase.
Unlimited Package Holds: For a $10 fee, an Unlimited may be placed on Hold one-time for up to 3 months. No other extensions are available.

NO Holds available for Numbered Class Packages.

No Refunds. You may contact management for special circumstances pertaining to your account.

Make-ups: NO make-up classes available.

PLEASE Respect others’ Dance Space. If arriving late for class please move to the back of the room and do not step in front of other students.

ONLY Paid students may enter the class in session. NO PARENTS in youth classes (unless invited).

Adult drop-in classes may contain Adult Content. We HIGHLY recommend NO CHILDREN in adult drop-in classes, unless permission granted by management & instructor.

Photos/Videos: NO photography or videotaping allowed during classes, without permission of management and instructor.


Standard: Regularly scheduled drop-in classes may be canceled if less than 3 paid students are in attendance. If a cancellation occurs, an auto-notification may be sent to pre-booked clients.

Drop-in Classes: Students may cancel any time up to 1 hour before the class start time. After that, the drop-in fee is charged for No Show/No Cancel. For those with an applicable Class Package, a class may be deducted in lieu of the drop-in fee charge.

Special Programs: Please refer to the specific program for cancellation terms (i.e. Master Classes, Workshops, Summer Camps, Events, etc.).
Any Class, Session, and/or Program may be canceled at any time for any reason without prior notice.

Discounts and Studio Specials:

Military  = 10% Off : Military and family members get 10% off. This discount applies to drop-ins and numbered class packages. 

Financial Aid = 50% Off : CSSD Financial Aid Clients get 50% off. This discount applies to drop-ins, numbered class packages and monthly unlimited package. It may be used towards client and immediate family members. Clients must reapply each year to qualify. Approvals are only good until December 31st each calendar year. 

To apply for discounts email inquiries to TrainingAcademy@cultureshockdance.org

*CSSD does not double discount. If multiple discounts are available to a dancer, then the dancer must choose which discount to apply. A dancer with a discount cannot use it to buy for someone else. 


We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason.