NEW COURSE HOURS AVAILABLE!
Monday-Friday – or – Tuesday-Saturday

We now offer part-time options for ALL courses! Attend classes Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday.

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About Glen Dow Academy

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 – including Dermalogica, Keratin Complex, Satin Smooth, Mirabella, Lira, Gelish, KMS, Goldwell, Enjoy, doTerra, Hattori Hanzo and Gibs.

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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WELCOME TO
GLEN DOW ACADEMY!

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.


Is Beauty School Right for You? Find Out!

Take the Glen Dow Academy “Beauty Career Training Readiness” Quiz

The fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.

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