Affording St. Augustine Prep
St. Augustine Preparatory School is an all-boys Independent, Augustinian, Catholic educational institution that emphasizes religious values and academic excellence. The school is dependent on tuition, rather than Church or government subsidies. The Prep makes every effort to minimize fees and tuition increases each year while providing the very best quality education consistent with our mission and values.
High School (9-12) – $21,555.00
Eighth Grade – $12,700.00
|New Student Fee||$300|
|Chromebook Fee (new students only)||$650 (Approximate)|
|Transportation Fee (only if taking bus)||$1775 (2023-2024 School Year)|
|Intent to Enroll Payment (non-refundable)||$500 (will be applied against tuition balance)|
|Graduation Fee (senior year only)||$550 (2023-2024 School Year)|
|Voluntary Giving||Optional donations to school initiatives like Keep Them In Blazers|
Affordability at St. Augustine Prep
Keep Them in Blazers – A life & tuition assistance program at St. Augustine Prep
St. Augustine Preparatory School is committed to providing a quality, personalized, values-based education for those qualified students who desire it. Ever mindful of the serious question surrounding affordability, St. Augustine Prep is proud of the Keep Them In Blazers program.
Unlike other private institutions where financial aid is funded by large endowments, St. Augustine Prep is blessed with annual support and philanthropy from benefactors, alumni, family, and friends, all committed to Keep Them In Blazers – the school’s life and tuition assistance program.
In order to be considered for aid, families must complete the online Tuition Assistance Application and meet specific deadlines. The amount of assistance granted is determined by the Tuition Assistance Committee and is based on several factors including the total funds available and the number of qualified applicants.
Tuition Assistance Application Timeline
Tuition Assistance Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year are now open
Class of 2028 (9th) and 2029 (8th) assistance form submission date: December 20, 2023
Applications will be accepted after December 20 on a rolling basis
For additional help completing the tuition assistance application, please visit here.
Forms submitted to the Tuition Assistance Committee are held in strict confidence. Families who receive grants are required to sign a confidentiality agreement. If responsibility for tuition remission is shared, each responsible party must complete an assistance application.
Grant Notification Dates
Applied Candidates (and enrolled students with prospective siblings) will be notified in early January 2024.
Head of School Scholarships
St. Augustine Prep’s Scholarship Exam was held on Thursday, November 16, 2023. Please visit here for information or to schedule a make-up exam date.
Known as the “Head of School Scholarship Exam,” this assessment serves as a baseline for consideration for potential scholarships. All current 7th and 8th Grade students applying to the Prep (for Grades 8 and 9) are welcome to take part in the evening. Families should be reminded that participation in the exam is not required for admittance to St. Augustine Prep.
Head of School Scholarships for Grades 9-12 are valued between $4,000 and $40,000 ($1,000 to $10,000 annually) and are awarded at the discretion of St. Augustine Preparatory School.
For our eighth grade, 6 Head of School Scholarships valued at $1000 will be awarded at the discretion of St. Augustine Preparatory School.
Merit-based awards are assigned to incoming freshmen who have achieved excellence throughout their academic and co-curricular careers. Since an Augustinian education encompasses the whole person, well-rounded students will be in an advantageous position to compete for consideration.
Merit-based awards are four-year awards. These young men must demonstrate through their completed application how they will contribute to our school’s Augustinian values of Truth, Unity, and Love.
KTIB Named Scholarship Program
Annual & Endowed Named Scholarships
In most cases, Named Scholarships are awarded to the families of incoming students to lower their annual tuition payments and remain with them throughout their years at St. Augustine Prep. More than 30 donors sponsor Keep Them in Blazers Named Scholarships. Donors designate these scholarships to students with particular needs, interests, or passions. There are two types of Named Scholarships: Annual and Endowed.