Tuition & Financial Aid
Tuition for the 2017-2018 school year is $12,150. Families with more than one daughter enrolled at Mercy qualify for our Sisters' Discount
*For the 2017-2018 school year, we will collect all tuition, regardless of payment plan, through the FACTS Management Company. Current families who do not already pay tuition through FACTS Management Company, transfer student families and incoming freshman families must create an account and enroll online.*
Who is Eligible?
All families with one or more children enrolled at Mercy Academy are eligible to apply.
How do I apply?
FACTS also conducts the financial need analysis for all forms of Catholic school tuition assistance. The online application is available by clicking the link below. Please note, only one application is needed per family. It is important to list all children in Catholic school on one application. Completed online application and a fee of $25 must be submitted to FACTS by March 15. Only a limited amount of tuition assistance is available for forms submitted after this date.
For an English tutorial of how to apply for aid, click here.
For a Spanish tutorial of how to apply for aid, click here.
Do I apply every year?
You must apply for tuition assistance each school year.
When will I know if I have been granted tuition assistance?
We notify families by early May.
- Given the volume of applications, we encourage you to apply early to ensure timely completion of the review process. Completed applications received by March 15 will be considered in the initial grant awards. Only a limited amount of tuition assistance is available for forms submitted after that date.
- We encourage you to upload your financial documents when submitting your application. If you are unable to upload electronic documents, you can fax or mail copies. Please see FACTS instructions for those methods.
FACTS Frequently Asked Questions (English)
FACTS Frequently Asked Questions (Spanish)
Additional tuition assistance is available through our scholarship and tuition discount programs, which include our Mercy Day scholarships, placement test scholarships, work study program and sisters' discount.
Mercy is committed to providing access to a comprehensive Catholic high school education to students of diverse socio-economic levels. This commitment is carried out through our financial aid program. Our financial aid budget is approximately $600,000 per year. Support for our financial aid program is made possible by the Mercy Fund, the Benefit Off Broadway and the generosity of many loyal supporters.
Work Study Program
Please click here
to find the application for the Work Study Program. Applications are to be returned to Mercy Academy by March 15. For questions regarding tuition and financial aid, please email our Director of Finance, Jan Durbin