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Tuition Assistance for Grades K - 8

St. Jude School awards tuition assistance using a needs-based evaluation (FACTS Grant & Aid online application) for Catholic families who could not otherwise afford to attend. Families are required to apply each school year and submit the required tax documentation by the deadline in order to be considered for tuition assistance. There is a $35 application fee due at the time of application submission. Catholic families must also submit a completed Parish Affiliation Form signed by their pastor, in order to apply for tuition assistance. The DEADLINE FOR TUITION ASSISTANCE APPLICATION FOR THE 2020/2021 SCHOOL YEAR IS DECEMBER 31, 2019. 

Complete the 2020-21 FACTS Grant & Aid application. 

Click here to apply.

1. ‚ÄčIf you have applied for FACTS Grant & Aid in previous years, please enter your existing username and password and click "Sign In".  If you are a new FACTS Grant & Aid applicant, please select "Create a username & password". 

2. Then select the "Start Application" button.

3. Select the term you are applying for aid.

4. Complete the steps as prompted and upload 2019 Federal Tax Return & 2019 W2s.

The online application takes approximately 25 minutes to complete. Applicants are required to upload a 2019 federal tax return. 

A personal tuition assistance interview conducted at Notre Dame is required for all applicants. Once you have completed the application and uploaded the required tax documentation, please contact Mary Anne Poinsatte to schedule your interview - (423) 624-4618 ext. 1014 or

If you have any questions, please contact Kathie Preston at (423) 877-6022 or