A Catholic Girls School in the Benedictine Tradition

Tuition, inclusive of fees, based on 2018 - 2019 school year


FEES DUE AT REGISTRATION


These fees may not be financed and are non-refundable.
Registration $400
Senior Retreat $200
Senior Graduation $200
Total Registration (Seniors) $800
Total Registration (Grades 8th-11th) $400

TUITION BALANCE - Total due June 1, 2018

Total tuition $9550.
 
Any questions regarding financial arrangements should be referred to our Director of Finance, Mary Willem at (985)892-2540 ext. 144 or mwillem@ssacad.org.

Tuition Assistance may be available for qualified applicants.  Please apply online @ www.tads.com.  Deadline for tuition assistance is March 31, 2018.
 
TUITION PAYMENT OPTIONS
 
Two options are available for payment of the SSA tuition.  These options are due and payable on June 1, 2018, as follows:

1. ONE PAYMENT OPTION: direct payment to SSA of 100% of tuition due June 1, 2018.
  • For payment option above, if payments are not received by June 1st, a late fee of $250.00 each month will be charged until all tuition is paid in full.
  • American Express, Discover, Visa and MasterCard are accepted.  A processing fee of 3.00% will be charged for all credit card transactions.
  • Electronic payment is available through auto draft @  www.tuitionportal.fbtonline.com.
2. FINANCING OPTION:  SSA Tuition Line of Credit available through First Bank & Trust at 5% interest rate.
  • Tuition loan applications must be submitted online @ www.tuitionportal.fbtonline.com prior to June 1, 2018.
  • Ten month payment plans are available depending on time of loan sign-up.
  • IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR FINANCING, SSA REQUIRES THAT MONTHLY LOAN INSTALLMENTS MUST BE PAID THROUGH AUTOMATIC DRAFT.
 
GENERAL TERMS

CONTRACTUAL TERMS:  These financial terms constitute a part of the SSA Enrollment Contract.  Students, for whom financial arrangements have not been settled, will not be allowed to begin classes.  Report cards and transcripts may be retained when tuition and other fees are not current.
 
REFUNDS:  If for any circumstance a student is removed from or decides not to attend SSA, for any reason whatsoever, only tuition will be refunded and only on a partial basis per the schedule below.  After August 1, 2018, there will be no tuition refunds. 
  • Prior to July 1, 2018: sixty percent (60%) of tuition payments only.
  • From July 1, 2018 to August 1, 2018: forty percent (40%) of tuition payments only.
 
TUITION LOAN CHARGEBACKS:  If a tuition loan is charged back to the school, the full amount of all outstanding tuition and fees will be due and payable immediately.  The student will not be allowed to return to class until payment is made.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic, all-girls, college-preparatory high school located in Covington, Louisiana. Founded in 1903, SSA perpetuates the Benedictine tradition of balancing prayer, work, study, and community in developing adolescent girls into Christian women grounded in the Gospel values of the Catholic faith.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic girls high school of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. As such it admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities available to students at its schools. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.