Tuition & Financial Aid
Seton is an independent, self-sustaining Catholic school that does not receive direct financial support from any parish or religious order. Therefore, we work very hard to keep Seton’s tuition as affordable as possible.
(Tuition for the 2021-22 school year was held steady without an increase and set in January 2021.)
Total operating cost to educate a student at Seton Catholic School exceeds the tuition amount. Fundraising efforts both school-sponsored and grant/donor solicited – including our Annual Seton Fund, A Night to Remember auction event, and Night at the Races – are important elements that offset the true cost of a Seton education.
To begin the application process, please download and print the document below. You will find all the necessary forms in order to apply for admission to Seton Catholic School
Please contact Mrs. Patricia Fritz (330) 342-4200 ext. 226 with any questions.
Seton provides a completely confidential tuition assistance process. The generosity of contributions to Seton from the Caniglia, Curtin, Scott, Selner, Sorgi and Walker families through the Arthur and Jane Caniglia Scholarship, Teresa Scott Devine Memorial Scholarship, Marilyn McSherry Curtin Scholarship Endowment, Selner Family Scholarship, The Lucy Sorgi Financial Aid Endowment, and Pat and Jeanette Walker Fund – as well as monies from the Sister Marie Damicone Scholarship Fund, help to provide need-based funds. In addition, a family may reduce its tuition costs through use of the Tuition Reduction Incentive Program (TRIP.
How to Apply for Tuition Assistance…
Instructions for Parents to Apply for Tuition Assistance – click here!
Application for tuition assistance available January 2021. The application should be completed before March 15, 2021.
Online application for tuition assistance is through FACTS. Seton Catholic School utilizes FACTS services for a confidential objective decision in determining needs-based financial assistance ensuring the privacy of each family.
Option for Financing a Catholic Education – Ohio 529 Savings Plan
A 529 plan is a tax-advantaged investment plan operated by a state to encourage saving for education expenses. Named for Section 529 of the U.S. tax code, there is a risk when investing in a 529, readers are advised to talk to a professional financial advisor. Along with college expenses, an Ohio 529 plan may be used for tuition up to $10,000 at a K-12 private or religious school. Click here to view the document for more questions on the Ohio 529 plan.
Disclaimer: Seton Catholic School does not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. This material has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for, tax, legal or accounting advice. You should consult your own tax, legal and accounting advisors before engaging in any transaction.