Tuition Assistance & Affordability

Tuition for 2023-24:  $20,900
We want you to know the number isn’t the whole story...
At Saint Ignatius College Prep, we prepare young people for lives of faith, love, service and leadership.  Since our founding in 1869, we have helped students pursue that incredible opportunity. Today, we continue to work with families across a wide range of income levels. Our desire is that young men and women committed to our Jesuit, Catholic Mission and values are able to attend.
The loving generosity of people who support Saint Ignatius College Prep help make the following possible:

List of 3 items.

  • $6 Million

    Estimated amount awarded to students in the 2022-23 school year across a wide range of income levels.
  • $13,000

    Average financial aid award for a family of four.
  • 30%

    Approximately 30% of the student body receive tuition assistance.
We recognize choosing Saint Ignatius requires a significant investment.  Every family has a unique story.  Based on demonstrated need, our Tuition Assistance awards range from 10% to 97% of tuition.

To help us assess what you are able to contribute to education expenses, please complete a FACTS application, which is necessary to determine Tuition Assistance.
* Average award by income level includes outside tuition assistance.  Grant awards may vary depending on individual family circumstances.

Tuition Assistance -- what you need to know right now:

  • Please click here for your FACTS application. Fee: $30
  • Please submit (upload) copies of your 2021 Federal tax forms, including all supporting tax schedules and W2 forms.
  • FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment conducts the financial need analysis.
  • The Saint Ignatius College Prep Tuition Assistance Committee reviews requests.
  • Regardless of marital status, the Tuition Assistance Committee will consider the assets of both parents before making an award. Custodial and non-custodial parents must create FACTS accounts.
  • Loss of employment, major illness or a catastrophic event qualifies for emergency aid consideration.
  • Students receiving tuition assistance must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

Contact for More Information

For more information on the Tuition Assistance, please contact Mr. James Luzzi at
Phone       312.421.5900
Fax 312.421.7124