Tuition and Fees
Sending your daughter to St. Mary’s Academy is a significant investment for your family. At the heart of St. Mary’s Academy’s mission is the commitment to provide a Catholic, college preparatory education to young women of all economic backgrounds.
Tuition and fees paid by families constituent a portion of the actual per pupil expenses, which is $14,032. The difference between the per pupil cost and the tuition charged is obtained in many ways, primarily through generous donations from foundations, corporations, alumnae, and individuals, from multi-faceted development programs and fund-raising activities the information below reflects the tuition and fee schedule for the 2020-2021 school year.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Standard Fees*: $9,640 per student
Sibling Discount: $350 per sibling
$500- Non-refundable registration fee
$250- Senior graduation
$250- Senior retreat fee
$200-Annual athletic fee first sport and $100 each additional sport
$50- Parent mandatory meeting no show fee (two meetings per year)
*$10/hr- Parent involvement hours, billed $10 for each uncompleted hour- 35 hours required if receiving financial aid & 25 hours if full paying
$35- FACTS Grant Aid application fee
$50- FACTS Tuition Management administrative fee.
*St. Mary's Academy tuition increases have averaged 3-6% annually.
FACTS Management Company
We are pleased to offer FACTS Payment Plans and Grant & Aid Financial Needs Assessment on the same platform.
One of our primary goals this year at St. Mary’s Academy is to concentrate our efforts on improving the business side of our school. By taking advantage of the security and convenience of payment processing and information technology offered by FACTS, we remain committed to this goal.
You will realize these benefits by using FACTS for your tuition payment plan:
Payment Dates: You may choose either the 1st, 10th, 20th, 25th or last day of each month as your payment date. Automatic payments can be made from a checking or savings account or from a variety of credit cards, if applicable with a 2.75% finance charge.
One of the universal challenges in education is achieving a balance between our educational mission and financial stability. It is precisely for this reason we are enlisting the help of the FACTS Management Company. With FACTS, the school maintains decision-making control. As always, we will continue to work with families should special circumstances or “hardship” cases arise during the school year.
All families must enroll with FACTS and select a tuition plan on or before May 1st. FACTS will assess an administrative fee of $50, which will be billed prior to your first month’s tuition or added to your first month's billing if invoiced.