Tuition and Affordability

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“Every family is different, shouldn’t your tuition be too?”

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is committed to removing barriers and building a strong community by increasing access to a high-quality Sacred Heart education. Through our generous community of individual and corporate supporters, we are honored to help over 90% of our families invest in their students’ futures. Josephinum believes that every student should have access to an excellent college-preparatory education, one that prepares them for success through high school and beyond. We are here to help make it happen!

We encourage families to pursue tuition assistance opportunities through these exemplary external scholarships organizations: 

Big Shoulders Fund
Madonna Foundation
Daniel Murphy Scholars
HFS Chicago Scholars
LINK Unlimited Scholars

Families also greatly benefit by applying for a Big Shoulders Fund and/or Empower Illinois tax credit. 

In addition, Josephinum offers financial aid. If interested, please complete the FACTS financial aid form. Once complete, Josephinum will determine an aid package that fits your family’s needs and can discuss it with you during the admissions process.

Incoming Tuition and Fees

Tuition for new incoming students for the 2023-2024 school year is $9,350 and $9,550 for returning students. 

Tuition for the 2023-2024 school year for incoming international students is $19,100.

A non-refundable enrollment fee of $225 is required for both new and returning students.

Scholarship Opportunities