TUITION FINANCIAL AIDS
Affiliated Tuition Policy
In order to qualify for the tuition rates above, your family must meet the following requirements:
- Your family attends Mass on a regular basis.
- Your family offers service within the parish and school on a faithful basis.
- Your family must establish a regular and consistent pattern of giving to the Sunday offering.
Catholics affiliated with another parish must submit annually a Parish Affiliation Form signed by their Pastor verifying that they are registered members of a Catholic Parish and are considered in good standing according to the criteria listed above.
Tuition Payment Options
St. Mary Catholic School has partnered with FACTS Management Co., a tuition management company, to manage the collection of tuition and other school fees. Tuition payments are to be paid monthly. Monthly payments can be made by mail or through a personal banking account direct debit program.
Tuition assistance for qualifying families is made possible by the generosity of St. Mary Parishioners. In order to be good stewards of those funds, the parish and school have developed guidelines to determine eligibility and the awarding of tuition assistance.
As part of the tuition assistance process, St. Mary Parish and School partner with a company called FACTS Management Co. FACTS provides tuition assistance recommendations through a comprehensive financial aid eligibility and evaluation process using families’ previous year tax returns.
Family Requirements for Tuition Assistance:
- Tuition assistance is not available for Preschool tuition.
- A family can receive a maximum of 50% tuition assistance; most families receive less.
Applicants must meet or exceed the Criteria For Affiliated Catholic Tuition Rate listed above.
Please contact the school office (303-798-2375) for more information.