Affording Steward Semester

Our philosophy is simple: every student deserves the opportunity to attend Steward Semester. We believe in the value of outdoor, hands-on, experiential education for every child. If tuition is an obstacle, we can help.

An Investment That’s Worth It
We are proud to offer a unique academic program that balances academic rigor and outdoor adventure, resulting in a life changing experience that sets our graduates up for success in high school and beyond. Graduates of our program enter high school with a better sense of self, prepared to organize themselves independently and thrive academically and socially.

As a parent, you want to give your child every advantage possible. Browse our website and set up a conversation with us to learn more about the value of a semester or year spent at Steward.

Attending Steward Can:
• Give students a head start on developing independence, organization, good judgement, risk-taking and other life skills necessary for success in high school, college and beyond.
• Nurture a student’s motivation for and interest in learning.
• Complement a student’s education with experiences that are not available at their home school.
• Provide students from public and day schools a boarding school experience without the cost or time commitment of attending a four-year school.
• Provide students considering boarding schools with the experience of living and learning in a residential setting.
• Provide students with unique, eye-catching experience that sets them apart from other applicants in the high school and college admission processes.

Tuition and Scholarships
In order to fairly estimate a family’s ability to pay, Steward Semester uses TADS payment solutions. During the online application process, please indicate if your family is interested in applying for financial aid. Funds awarded specifically by Steward Semester are in the form of a grant that do not need to be repaid. All admissions decisions are need blind, however, we will review your financial aid application immediately following our admissions decision, so we are able to provide your family all necessary information for an enrollment decision at once.

Tuition is all inclusive and covers room and board as well as all trip and program costs.

Fall Semester 2018 – $24,000
Winter Term 2019 – $5,000
Spring Semester 2019 – $24,000
Full Year 2018-19 – $45,000

A 20% non-refundable deposit is due at time of enrollment.

Payment Plans
Payment plans are available upon request with no additional fees or interest charged.

Private Loans
Many companies offers low interest loans for private K-12 education. Please contact them directly for any information about the services they provide.