Tuition & Financial Assistance

Registration & Financial FAQ

Tuition & Financial Assistance

Registration & Financial FAQ


List of 4 frequently asked questions.

  • Is the registration fee included in tuition?

    No, the registration fee secures your child’s place for the school year.

  • What is required in order for our student to be considered registered?

    In order to be considered registered the following MUST be completed:

    • Completed and signed online Aquinas enrollment contract, which also requires the $200 registration fee to be submitted
    • Student tuition account is current (without a past due balance)
    • Tuition payment set up through FACTS Management (Link will be emailed when enrollment contract is completed)

    NOTE: All student tuition accounts must be current in order to be considered registered.

  • What happens if we fail to complete and/or submit each of the registration requirements listed above?

    In the absence of each of the required registration materials, your student will not be considered registered for the school year. This may result in your student not receiving selected courses, or being placed on a waiting list. 

  • How much is the registration fee for students new to Aquinas? 


Tuition & Fees

List of 2 frequently asked questions.

  • How much is tuition and fees?

    LEVEL     2024-2025 Tuition & Fees
    Aquinas Middle School,  Grades 6   $9,210*
    Aquinas Middle School,  Grades 7-8   $9,580*
    Aquinas High School, Grades 9-11$12,685*
    Aquinas High School, Grade 12$12,925*

    Tuition and fees cover: agendas, material fees, yearbooks, orientation, theology books, PSAT fees, English novels, admission to sporting events and plays, retreats (grades 6-11), and graduation costs for seniors.
    *Financial assistance is available. Click here for more information. 

  • What tuition payment plans do you offer?

    Families may select from several payment options: 
    • One-time Payment 
    • Two-time Payment
    • Ten Monthly Payments (seniors only: August - May) 
    • Eleven Monthly Payments (August - June)

    Payment plans must be selected through FACTS Management. Once your child is enrolled at Aquinas, you will receive notification to set up a FACTS account. You will then need to select your payment plan and method of payment with FACTS. Please note, a set-up fee will be required when setting up your payment option through FACTS. Pricing is as follows: 
    • One-time Payment: $0 
    • Two-time Payment: $10 
    • Ten Monthly Payments: $45 
    • Eleven Monthly Payments: $45 

    Families may choose payment dates of the 5th or the 20th of each month. Payments must be made via ACH with a banking account. Class schedules will not be released until a tuition billing account has been set up in FACTS.

Financial Aid

List of 5 frequently asked questions.

  • How do we apply for financial aid?

    All financial aid applications must be completed online through the FACTS Management system. Click here to create an account and begin the application process. Applications for the 2024-2025 academic year are now available. To complete the process, your tax return information will be required. Please note that your prior-prior year tax return and W-2 (2022) will be accepted.
  • Is there a fee for applying for financial aid?

    Yes, there is a $35 financial aid application processing fee through FACTS Management.
  • How much financial aid can we expect to receive?

    Financial aid is need based and determined on factors including income and family size. We will consider any extraordinary circumstances experienced in the household if you describe them in writing to us and include it with your application.
  • When will we know the amount of our financial aid?

    New and returning families will be notified of their financial aid amount within four weeks after completing their financial aid application. A completed Aquinas application is also required.
  • I received financial aid last school year, do I have to apply again this year?

    Yes, in order to receive a financial aid award you must complete and return a financial aid application with all the necessary documentation each year that you are looking for assistance.
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