The benefits of a La Lumiere education are many and comprise the foundation of our students’ future success. Our tuition covers instructional services, meals, and student activities, among other important aspects of education and the day-to-day operation of the school. Additionally, tuition for boarding students covers the costs associated with living full-time on campus. All-in-all, investment in a La Lumiere education is an investment in the holistic formation of every student—so they’re prepared for college and beyond with a solid foundation in character, scholarship, and faith.
Education at La Lumiere provides lifelong value, but we understand that affording an independent school tuition can sometimes present a significant obstacle. As such, we diligently work to help qualified families close the gap between what they can afford and the cost of a La Lumiere education.
2020欧洲杯APPEach academic year we provide financial assistance to one in four of our students who, for financial reasons, could not otherwise attend the school. Financial assistance decisions are based upon the need of the family and have no bearing on our admission decisions.
2020欧洲杯APPLa Lumiere uses a third-party verification company, , to determine the eligibility of families interested in applying for tuition assistance. Families interested in applying for financial assistance should log into the website and follow the step-by-step instructions provided.
Financial Aid FAQs
When is the financial aid application due? ↓
The financial aid application is due on February 8, 2021, for returning families and February 15, 2021, for new families.
Who should I call if I have questions about the FACTS financial aid application? ↓
Contact the FACTS Customer Service Center: (866) 441-4637.
How is a financial aid package determined? ↓
Once FACTS and La Lumiere receive your financial aid application, they will use a standard calculation to make an assessment called the Family Tuition Contribution. The Family Tuition Contribution is an estimated dollar amount calculated by FACTS. The Financial Aid Committee uses this amount as a starting point from which to determine a financial aid award.
What if we have special circumstances that the committee should take into consideration? ↓
Any special circumstances should be written in the notes section of the FACTS application.
If parents are divorced or separated, who fills out the financial aid application? ↓
Each custodial parent must complete a financial aid application.
What if we own a business?↓
Please be sure to submit all tax documentation regarding your business.
Is financial aid available for non-U.S. citizens? ↓
Yes, we do offer financial aid for international students. Rather than completing FACTS, we ask that international students complete the
If we receive financial aid in our child’s first year, will we receive financial aid in subsequent years? ↓
You must reapply every year for financial aid, and your award will be adjusted based on changes in your family’s financial situation.
When will I find out if we got financial aid? ↓
Returning families will receive their financial aid award by February 22. New families will receive their financial aid award by March 1 and a rolling basis after that date.
What is the La Lumiere code, to be used when completing FACTS? ↓
The La Lumiere code is 17094.
2020欧洲杯APPDomestic Boarding Students
International Boarding Students