Applying for Tuition Assistance
The Education Office of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown has partnered with Simple Tuition Solutions (STS) to assess the financial need of families seeking need-based tuition assistance at all Diocesan schools. As a result, all families seeking tuition assistance for their OLVCS students for the 2020-2021 school year must complete the online STS financial aid application. The application due date is Sunday, March 15, 2020.Below are the income guidelines for eligibility for tuition assistance:
Family Income Guidelines for 2020-21 School Year
Families that meet these income guidelines posted above are very likely to receive some degree of tuition assistance for their OLVCS student(s). However, to be eligible for first-round decisions regarding tuition assistance, families must submit the STS application application by Sunday, March 15, 2020.Click here to read more about how to complete the STS application process.Click here for a direct link to the STS portal for OLVCS families.NOTE: For the 2020-2021 school year, OLVCS will only use STS for assessment of financial need. Tuition payments will continue with FACTS.