Registration / Policies

Register Early Please register by noon on the deadline indicated, so we can make enrollment decisions. The deadline for registration is one week prior to the class unless otherwise noted. Late registrations will be accepted provided space is available with a $10 late fee.

Are you registered? No news is good news. We will only contact you for cancelled or rescheduled classes.

Adult Programs Unless otherwise noted, Adult Programs are open to ages 16 and older. (Parental signature is required until 18.)

Special Needs If you have special needs such as childcare, wheel chair, interpreter, etc. please call at (320) 573-2175, ext. 173. Every attempt will be made to assist you with advance notice.

Inclement Weather No classes or activities will be held when school has been cancelled or closed early due to bad weather. Please check our website for cancellations.

Cancellation Policy We reserve the right to cancel classes if enrollment is below needed minimum. Registrants will be notified and a full refund given. Cancellations and rescheduled games and other activities are announced on our website.

Refund Policy We will issue a credit voucher or refund only if you notify the Community Education Office at least 48 hours prior to the beginning of the class. Written requests via email are preferred. Pro-rated refunds may be given for most classes with multiple meeting times. *Exceptions include trips with advance ticket sales and league sports (refunds may not be given after the deadline).
Statement of Release Upsala Area Schools and its employees are not responsible for accidents or injuries resulting while participating in any activity. Photographs may be taken at events and used for advertising.

Fee Assistance Upsala Community Education is committed to serving the residents of our community through affordable learning and enrichment classes. Please email or call the Community Education office for more information about scholarships and/or fee assistance.

Transportation Upsala Community Ed does not provide transportation to its activities, with the exception of trips (example Disney on Ice).

Out of District We welcome participation in our after school and adult activities. Out of district registration (non-UAS student /non-district resident) for athletics is only accepted if there is room on teams after our registration due date with the additional out of district fee. We charge a $20 per out of district participant fee for athletics and PFCT.

Income Tax Deduction and Credit for Education Related Expenses The MN deduction allows parents to subtract from their taxable income up to 2500 for qualifying expenses on behalf of each child in grades seven to 12 and up to 1,625 for each child in grades kindergarten to six. The list of qualifying expenses includes Community Education classes, tutoring and academic summer school and camps.

3 Ways to Register


Select the “webstore” link.

By Mail Complete a registration form.  Cut it out and mail it with a check to:

Upsala Area Schools
PO Box 190
Upsala, MN 56384

In Person Visit our District School Office located at 415 South Main Street in Upsala.  Hours are 6:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday (school contact days).


3 Ways to Pay

Credit Card

Online only at this time.


Make checks payable to Upsala Area Schools.  If using a check, please register by mail or in person.


If using cash, please register in person.


Questions? Contact Lisa Newhouse Community Education Coordinator
(320) 573-2175 ext. 173

Office Hours: 


School contact days

The Community Education office is CLOSED for the summer.   If you need to get in contact with Lisa Newhouse during that time, please email

Marisa George,
Oct 25, 2016, 6:46 AM