College for Women Tuition and Financial Aid

Scholarships and Grants

St. Kate’s merit scholarships are awarded at the time of admission and are based on academic achievement and potential. 

Grants are based on financial need and do not need to be repaid.

The average grant and scholarship amount for first-year students who applied for aid and enrolled is $27,500.

Merit scholarships for first-year students

Merit scholarships for transfer students

Merit scholarships for international students


Work study

A typical St. Kate's financial aid package is 50% grants and scholarships, 40% loans, and 10% work study.

Tuition and Cost

We charge tuition on a per credit basis, so you only pay for the courses you actually take. Most students take 16 credits per semester to graduate in four years and maximize financial aid eligibility.

2020-2021 Direct Costs

Full-time tuition (32 credits) $44,480
Room and meal plan $9,300
Fees $894
TOTAL $54,674

Net price calculator

Detailed cost of attendance

Apply for Aid

100% of our first-year students receive financial aid. Apply today to ensure you are reviewed for all the financial aid you are eligible for.

Apply for aid

Financial aid forms and resources

Financial aid policies

Military and veteran aid

Your Financial Aid Counselors

New College for Women Students
Smita Allerson
651.690.8850 |

Katie Zmudzien 
651.690.8850 |

Returning College for Women Students
Angelina Vang
651.690.6540 |