Rates and Discounts


2017-18 Academic Year

Session Duration Materials Included Current Rates 5% Discount 10% Discount
8 Hours close $235.00 $223.25 $211.50
8 Hours check $275.00 $261.25 $247.50
12 Hours Free 1/2 Hour close $337.81 $320.92 $304.03
12 Hours Free 1/2 Hour check $395.31 $375.54 $355.78
16 Hours Free Hour close $440.63 $418.60 $396.57
16 Hours Free Hour check $515.63 $489.85 $464.07


Loyalty Teen Staff 2 Family Members 3+ Family Members
5% 5% 5% 10%

Loyalty Discounts

The Loyalty Discount for applies to the Student Member who registered, completed, and fully paid for at least one eight-week Session, and who has paid all other pending charges to his or her account. The Loyalty Discount will only apply to a Student Member who enrolled, completed, and fully paid for any three or more eight-week sessions, and whose accounts are otherwise current. Qualifying Student Members will enjoy a 5% discount to their tuition bills. The Loyalty Discount is activated upon Registration for a full eight-week Session anytime during the academic year, and remains active for every Session that the student is enrolled thereafter without interruption. The Loyalty Discount remains active so long as the Student Member remains in good standing with his or her total account balance, and with all other AAHP policies.

Family Discounts

The AAHP offers two levels of family discounts:

The Two Member Family Discount

Any two family members registered as Student Members from the same household during the same eight-week Session will receive a 5% discount to each of their tuition bills.

The Three or More Member Family Discount

If three or more family members from the same household attend the same eight-week Session simultaneously, and if all accounts remain in good standing, each family member receives a 10% tuition discount to his or her account.

Employee Discounts

The AAHP offers two different employee discounts

Teen Staff Member Discount

All Teen Staff Members will receive a 5% discount to their tuition bills. In order to receive this discount, the Teen Staff Members, including Volunteers, must work at least three hours per week.

Senior Staff Member Discount

Senior Staff Members and family members of Senior Staff Members also qualify for a discount. Please refer to the Employee Manual or inquire at the office.

warning Student Members will receive no more than one discount at a time. Discounts cannot be combined with other offers. The Student Member will receive the highest discount that he or she is eligible for under any Session.

warning The AAHP does not offer any discounts for Summer Sessions.


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The Student Member/Representative will be charged for studio materials fees based on his or her choices on the Registration form.

All AAHP courses allow for the use of certain in-house materials and instruments that the Student Member free of charge. Such materials and instruments are provided on open shelves for the Student Member’s use if and when relevant, and provided he or she complies with all noted AAHP safety protocols. Some materials and instruments can only be handled by AAHP staff, and this will be duly noted at all times.

Materials Included

The AAHP fully supplies the Student Member for in-house use only per course. Such property may not leave the AAHP. Portfolio and Sculpture students must choose this option.


The Student Member/Representative purchases his or her own art materials using the AAHP’s Materials List at his or her retail or online store of choice. The AAHP does list recommended outlets for both retail and online purchasing on its Materials Lists. All course Materials Lists are available on the AAHP website, and as a hard copy on the AAHP premises. The AAHP does NOT sell gear or materials at this time. The AAHP’s Materials List represents an approximate $45 purchase for an introductory course, but less for intermediate and advanced courses. There are, of course, exceptions. A Student Member/Representative choosing this option must arrive fully equipped to ALL classes. It is the Student Member/Representative’s responsibility to fully label his or her private property before bringing it to the AAHP studio. Unlabeled property may be absorbed by the AAHP per the terms listed elsewhere in this Agreement.

warning The Student Member/Representative hereby acknowledges that the AAHP cannot store student materials in-house. All privately owned materials, tools and instruments enter and leave the studio with the Student Member.

warning A Student Member/Representatives who chooses to bring their own materials will receive two grace periods if failing carry a complete materials kit. Thereafter, Student Member/Representative will be charged the difference between options on a pro-rated basis.