Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year

Cathedral Catholic High School tuition for the 2021-2022 school year is $20,088. The tuition includes a non-refundable initial deposit of $500 that is included as part of our tuition.

Creating Opportunities, Transforming Lives

Tuition and Tuition Assistance Facts
  • Consistently considered a premier high school, Cathedral Catholic maintains the most affordable tuition among similar private high schools in the San Diego area.
  • The average increase for next year’s tuition will be $60.00 per month over the current year’s rate.
  • Your tuition rate includes each student’s technology fee, retreat expenses, school yearbook, student activity card, most graduation expenses and other miscellaneous fees
  • Over 4.5 million dollars was distributed this year in tuition assistance and scholarships
  • Approximately 1 out of 3 families receive some sort of tuition assistance and/or scholarship
Contact Information
Business Office – Carolyn Sturz
(858) 523-4000
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2021 - 2022 Registration Form

Student Information

Please enter the 7-character code from your Decision Letter or email.
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Parent/Guardian Information

Tuition Schedule

The $500 Tuition Deposit is non-refundable, and is required of each student for the purpose of enrollment.  It is due by March 31, 2021.

Students are not considered registered until the Tuition Agreement and $500 tuition deposit have been submitted.  Students not registered by March 31, 2021 will automatically be placed on a wait list for enrollment for the 2021-2022 school year.

Tuition Payments are required to be submitted via SMART Tuition.

Due Date Annual Plan Semi-Annual Plan Monthly Plan
Tuition Deposit 3/31/21 $500 $500 $500
Tuition 7/1/21 $19,588 $9,844 $1,649
8/1/21 $1,649
9/1/21 $1,649
10/1/21 $1,649
11/1/21 $1,649
12/1/21 $1,649
1/1/22 $9,844 $1,649
2/1/22 $1,649
3/1/22 $1,649
4/1/22 $1,649
5/1/22 $1,649
6/1/22 $1,649
Total Tuition $20,088 $20,188 $20,288

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Financial Aid

If your family requires financial assistance, and you have not already applied for it, please contact our Business Office at 858-523-4000.

Refund Policies

All students are enrolled for the entire school year and a full year’s tuition is required; however, if a student withdraws before August 1, 2021, only non-refundable tuition deposit and one twelfth of the yearly tuition will be charged.  Withdrawal in August, prior to the first day of school, will result in two-twelfths of the yearly tuition being charged.  Withdrawal anytime during a semester requires payment for the entire semester.

Delinquent Account Balance Policies

A 2.5% late charge will apply to past due balances each month.

An account that is over 60 days past due may result in the following:

  • Student will not be permitted to begin a new school year in August or new semester in January,
  • student will be excluded from attending classes during the term until the account is current,
  • student will not be permitted to take semester exams, and
  • if a senior, student will not be permitted to take semester exams and graduation privileges will be withheld.

Payment Information


I, the undersigned, enroll the student named on this agreement in Cathedral Catholic High School for the 2021-2022 academic school year. I have read the entire agreement and agree to comply with its terms, including payment of the applicable tuition described herein.  Furthermore, I understand that the student and parent/s/guardian/s must comply with school regulations and policies.  I also understand that failure to comply with the terms of this agreement may be sufficient cause for dismissal of the student from Cathedral Catholic High School. I acknowledge that I am responsible for submitting this agreement, the $500 non-refundable tuition deposit, and setting up a SMART account in order for the student names on this agreement to be officially registered.

Entering your name in the above field acts as your signature, signifying your agreement with said Tuition and Fees Agreement.