Financial Information

A Holy Cross education is an investment in your daughter’s future. Throughout our 150-year history, The Academy of the Holy Cross has been committed to providing an exceptional education to young women from diverse backgrounds. The Academy is proud to offer a financial aid budget in excess of 1.6 million dollars.


Fees for the 2017-2018 school year:

Tuition: $23,905

Tuition includes all costs of instruction, except for textbooks and other fees listed on this page. Lunch is not included in tuition. All families will use FACTS for their tuition payments. 

Reservation Deposit and Registration Fee: $1,350

Upon acceptance to the Academy, students are required to submit a non-refundable reservation deposit and registration fee of $1,350. This pays for a one-time registration fee of $200 and a deposit of $1,150 that is applied to tuition. 

Technology Fee: $420

The Technology Fee covers the annual expenses of the 1:1 iPad Program including management software, AppleCare maintenance, supporting infrastructure, technical support, and applications.

Home and School Association Dues: $75

The Academy of the Holy Cross Home and School Association is a parent-run organization which coordinates many activities and events in support of the mission of the school.

Uniforms: Approximately $300

Uniforms are available through FlynnO’Hara.


  Important Dates

"Tartan for a Day"

September 11

September 18

September 15

October 2

October 16

October 27

October 30

November 13

November 20

November 27

December 4

January 29 


Open House

November 5, 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Application Deadline

December 11

 If you have questions regarding      financial aid, please contact:

 Susie Burke 

If you have questions regarding FACTS Tuition Management or A.W.G. Dewar Inc. tuition insurance, please contact

Irena Schaaff

4920 Strathmore Avenue, Kensington, MD 20895  (301) 942-2100  
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