Tuition & Affordability

Invest in your daughter's future.

The true value of a Santa Catalina education is measured in spirited classroom discussions, real-world science experiments, and countless opportunities to lead, grow, and create. The support and skills students gain here set them up for success in college and far beyond. The investment you make now will have a positive impact for years to come.

Santa Catalina is enriched by socioeconomic, religious, geographic, and cultural diversity. With a generous financial aid program, we are committed to enrolling excellent students — no matter what their economic situation might be.

Santa Catalina School students smiling in classroom

Catalina gave my children magical moments, memories, and friendships that will stay with them for the rest of their lives. It has positively changed their day-to-day experience, and has most definitely changed the trajectory of their future.


Tuition and Grants

Tuition 2024-2025

Day: $46,100

Boarding: $74,000

Grant Range 2023-2024

Day: $5,000 to $38,500

Boarding: $8,000 to $65,000

Note: Grants are determined by demonstrated need.


Did you know?

  • 39 percent of families received financial aid in the 2023-2024 school year.
  • Financial aid comes in the form of grants, not loans, which means a real reduction in the cost of education—and you don't have to pay it back.
  • Catalina offers three different payment plans to help you fit tuition into your budget.

Think you won't qualify for financial aid? You might be surprised. Contact us today to start the conversation or visit our Financial Aid page to learn more.

Contact Us

Janet Luksik, Director of Financial Aid

More about tuition

Here's a look at what is included in tuition, as well as additional expenses (required and optional) that financial aid awards may help cover.