The Glen Dow Academy in Spokane, WA was formed in 1969 to provide students and the community with an excellent level of service to meet the strong needs of our profession.

We strive to develop an environment where creativity and growth are emphasized. To achieve our goals, there is a commitment from staff members and students to teach and learn in the most professional manner. We are we nationally accredited, which means our students are able to receive financial aid in the form of scholarships, grants, and student loans – including Parent PLUS student loans with rates as low as 5.8%!

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about the programs we offer. We also encourage you to schedule a visit to experience for yourself what Glen Dow Academy is all about! We are located at 309 W. W. Riverside Avenue in one of Spokane’s historic downtown buildings.

Students provide services to the general public after receiving extensive classroom instruction. All work is closely supervised by expert instructors.

Start your new career in the exciting world of beauty!

For 46 years, Glen Down Academy in Spokane, WA has been the region’s top choice to become a hair stylist, cosmetologist, esthetician, manicurist or beauty school instructor. Our method of teaching gives students valuable hands-on experience to go with quality instruction from some of the Northwest’s most talented teachers. Out students leave the Academy with the knowledge and skills they need to pass board exams and become talented, competent licensed professionals.

Glen Dow Academy is nationally accredited school that offer students financial aid in form of scholarships, grants and student loans, including Parent PLUS loans.

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or nail appointment online!

All services offered by Glen Dow Academy are performed by students who are closely supervised by competent experts. We use only the best beauty products available – from Dermalogica to Tammy Taylor, and brand names like KMS, Goldwell, Only YouRx, OPI, NuSkin, DoTerra, Dermalogica, Youngblood, Clarisonic, and Bosley.

You can rest assured you will leave Glen Dow Academy looking and feeling your best at a price you can afford!

We are conveniently located in downtown Spokane and have ample parking around our historic building at 309 W. Riverside Ave. Feel free to book your appointment online, or give us a call at 509-624-3244.

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Make your skin look at feel its best this fall with a special offer from Glen Dow Academy. Throughout the month of October, we are offering a special on Pumpkin Peels! Book your appointment today, and when you pay full price for the first peel, you get the second one 50% off!

Contact us today to schedule an appointment! We have appointments available Tuesdays through Saturdays. All services are performed by students under strict instructor supervision.





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