For the 2024-25 school year, tuition has been set at $12,500. St. Mary's High School (SMHS) tuition covers approximately 70 percent of the cost to operate the school.

St. Mary's High School uses FACTS for our Tuition Assistance Management Program to maintain consistency throughout the Catholic schools in Colorado Springs. For those families requesting financial assistance, please complete a FACTS application as soon as possible at to determine eligibility. FACTS opens December 1st of each year.

It goes without saying that providing a rigorous Catholic education to your child requires investment. Don't let finances deter you from choosing St. Mary's and other Catholic schools. For those who qualify, tuition assistance is available.


At St. Mary's High School, we never want finances to deter families from exploring our school. Please contact Danny Cuadrado, Director of Enrollment, ( for more information on Tuition Assistance.


An ACE Scholarship provides partial tuition funding per year to families based on family size and income level.  See their online Guidelines for more information.

On February 5, 2024, ACE applications opened. Click on the green box below and use your FACTS username and password to sign-in and complete an ACE application, if you would like to be considered for an ACE Scholarship. The deadline for ACE applications is April 15, 2024.

A Parents Challenge Scholarship provides partial private school tuition funding per year for low-income families. See their Guidelines for more information.




Linda O'Connor,
Business Office


Beginning with the 2024-25 school year, St. Mary's High School is using Finalsite to simplify the application and enrollment processes for parents/guardians by using a Checklist to track the student's application, enroll/re-enrollment, and payment of tuition & incidentals.


You decide:

  • Pay in full by June 15 through your Parent Portal account on Finalsite.

  • Pay half by June 15; pay second half by November 15 through your Parent Portal account on Finalsite.

  • 12-Month Payment Plan (July - June) OR 10-Month Plan (July - April) if your student is a Senior -- through your Parent Portal account on Finalsite.