A Mount St. Mary education is a solid investment in your daughter’s future. Tuition for the 2018-19 school year is $11,540 plus fees. Financial aid is available in several ways:


Mount St. Mary Academy currently offers more than two dozen scholarships to incoming freshmen. Scholarship awards are based on some or a combination of the following factors: overall scholastic achievement, the Catholic High School Entrance Examination results, letters of recommendation, separate scholarship application and financial need. In order to be eligible for scholarships, applicants must list Mount St. Mary Academy as their first choice for high school. Scholarship awards may vary from year to year.

Financial Aid

Financial aid grants are awarded based on financial need. Limited funds are available for incoming and current students each year.

Financial aid applications are completed online and processed by FAIR, Inc. Online applications may be made via the FAIR, Inc website: www.fairapp.com.  School Code: 113 and Password: msma113 . Click here to download the Financial Aid Instruction sheet or here for more information from FAIR to assist with completion of the form. Please contact MSM Business Manager Anne Kohl at (716) 877-1358 x. 150 with any questions you may have.

Additional Discounts: Mount St. Mary Academy is dedicated to and firmly supports Catholic Education. A 25% discount will be applied to the tuition accounts of those families who have at least one parent who is a full-time employee at a Catholic Elementary School, a Catholic High School or a Catholic Church. Discounts are also given to families with more than one daughter attending our school. Discount determinations will be made at the discretion of the School Administration in conjunction with the policies set forth by the Board of Trustees.

Work-Study Program

Students who are eligible for our Work-Study program will be matched with an in-school job during the summer, or an after-school position. Payment is based on the number of hours worked and is credited directly to the tuition account. Click here to download our summer Work-Study application. Students who are financially eligible for the after-school Work-Study program will be notified.

Tuition Payment and Financing Options

Mount St. Mary Academy has formed a partnership with Facts Management, Inc. to provide a more cost-effective method for collecting tuition. To access Facts Management, please click here.

We offer a variety of tuition payment options, including the ability to spread payments out over a ten month period. Discounts are given to those families who choose to make payment in full by July 1 or who pay half of the tuition by July 1 and the other half by December 1.

A Mount St. Mary education is an investment in your daughter’s future. We realize that financing your daughter’s education can be a sacrifice. To assist with the timely payment of your tuition, Mount St. Mary Academy works with Your Tuition Solution, which provides low, fixed-rate plans and payment plans with a wide range of options, including:

  • Financing from $2,000 to $50,000
  • Fixed rates as low as 3.99% APR*
  • Payment terms from 24 to 84 months
  • No application fees or initial payment

To learn more about Your Tuition Solution’s flexible plans, compare payment options or apply online, visit tuitionsolution.com.

For more information for current parents, click here.

For more details on financial aid and for a full list of scholarship awards, please contact Elizabeth Suchan ’07, Admissions Coordinator at (716) 877-1358 ext. 413.