Academy Program: What is it?

The Academy is an intensive, club-centric program where teams are formed, organized, and administered by the club. Coaches are paid and expected to follow the club’s curriculum, playing philosophy, and style of play. Academy coaches report directly to the Club Technical Director. Tuition covers programming throughout the year and is paid in full or with installments.


Academy Program- What's included in the 2018-19 Tuition

  • Club weekday training with FC Dulles Technical Staff- 2x/wk., 20 sessions Fall; 20 sessions Spring
  • Four tournaments: 2 Fall; 2 Spring (extra expenses may incur for away tournaments)
  • League games: NCSL or ODSL (To be determined by Club TD)
  • Coach's Salary: age-appropriate USSF license
  • FCD Winter Indoor Futsal League- 7 to 8 games
  • Winter indoor & outdoor training (if weather permits)- 7-8 sessions
  • Club dues- admnistrative and field maintenance
  • GK training for keepers
  • Team preseason minicamp- 4 days in August, 9-11:30 AM
  • Weekly Free Play- Typically Friday nights in the Fall & Spring seasons
  • Team video Analysis- Game & training session analysis w/ FCD Technical Staff

Travel Player Tuition for 2018-19 Season



Age Group


Jr. Academy






Sr. Academy



Tuition Payment Schedule 2018-19




Aug. 1¹

Oct. 1¹

Dec. 1¹

Feb. 1¹








ºNon-refundable deposit. Due 48 hours after invite to join team.

¹Players will not be released from a FCD team before the last game of the seasonal year (typically in June) until all release fees are paid in full. Refunds will only be granted on a case-by-case basis by the FCD Board of Directors.

²Deposit includes 20% of tuition plus Fairfax County Field/Gym user fee (in-county residents: $21.50; out-of-county residents: $90.00)

³If tuition paid in full at time of deposit: 5% discount


Academy Required Uniform/Equipment Purchase 2018-19 Season


Total Required Kit Purchase: $255

Birth Year Age Group Chart- 2018-19 Season

Youth Sports Scholarships

The Club is a community based club dedicated to providing all players access to learning and playing organized youth soccer. Need-based scholarships and financial aid are available

Further information will be provided in your confirmation email upon registration. Please select the financial aid option at check-out.