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Scholarships and Tuition Assistance



9th Grade and Transfers
New Student Enrollment* $500.00 (non-refundable)
Tuition** $14,600.00
Tablet and Academic Technology*** $350.00

*A non-refundable enrollment fee of $500.00 is required of all new students.
**Please note this tuition amount does not reflect reductions awarded through scholarships, sibling discounts, and/or need-based financial aid.
***The Tablet and Academic Technology fee supports the ongoing expense of the 1:1 Tablet Program, as well as licensing agreements, student support services, online services, and technology repair and maintenance when appropriate.

Additional Fees and Services

Uniforms - All students are required to wear the assigned school and Physical Education uniforms at all times. The approximate cost for a new student is $250.00.

Books and Supplies - Every effort is made to keep the cost of books and services affordable. In August, DePaul will provide the ISBN for books that may be purchased from the vendor of your choice.

DePaul Catholic Parents Association- Every family receives membership to the Parents Association at the time of enrollment. DePaul parents are active parents and this community thrives because of the dedication of ALL parents in the events at DePaul.

Academic Scholarships & Tuition Assistance

Academic/Merit-based Scholarships - Available to Grade 9 Applicants

Scholarships are awarded upon admission to DePaul Catholic High School. The admissions committee selects students for scholarship eligibility based on:

  1. Prior academic performance and future academic promise
  2. Excellent character evaluations
  3. Results of the entrance exam
  4. Potential of the student to contribute to the DPCHS community
  5. Demonstrated interest in joining the DPCHS community
  • Any student who would like to be considered for an Academic Scholarship, or is applying for an Honors Academy must sit for an Academic Scholarship Exam and Interview:

Sit for an Academic Scholarship Exam (select one date):

Attend an Academic Scholarship Interview

Scholarships are funded primarily through the generous donations of the DPCHS community, including alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends.

Local Community-based Scholarships

Click on each link below to be directed to the application.

Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship

Catholic Education Trust: For students who reside in Paterson or Passaic

  • School ID: 13984
  • Name: Diocese of Paterson Catholic Education Trust


Tri-county Scholarship Fund: Students must reside in Morris, Passaic or Sussex counties.
OR the school they attend must be in one of these 3 counties.
Apply through FACTS here:

DePaul Catholic Need-based Tuition Assistance

DePaul Catholic High School provides assistance for families who demonstrate a need for tuition assistance. Submission of a FACTS Tuition Aid form, and completed tax return records are necessary for a student to be considered for aid. You must submit your application on-line at

DePaul Catholic Catholic also offers a discount for siblings enrolled at the same time.