Tuition Assistance Scenarios

The following scenarios based on the 2019-2020 school year are intended to provide insight into the factors the Tuition Assistance Committee considers when evaluating an application and for illustrative purposes only. 

We carefully and confidentially review all applications and encourage families from a wide range of backgrounds to seek more information. 

Schedule a confidential conversation with a member of our Tuition Assistance team (fa@kirby.org) to learn more.  

2019-2020 At-A-Glance

Tuition Assistance Budget:  $1.1M
Students Receiving Assistance:  24.5%
Average Household Income of Families Receiving Assistance:  $136,035

Case 1

2 parents, both employed
2 children
$250,000 income
$450,000 Home Equity
$200,000 Savings / Investment

$8,500 Award
$24,000 Tuition Paid

Case 2

2 parents, both employed
2 children
$230,000 income
$500,000 Home Equity
$60,000 Savings / Investment

$11,500 Award
$22,400 Tuition Paid

Case 3

2 parents, both employed
2 children
$210,000 income
$100,000 Home Equity
$130,000 Savings / Investment

$12,300 Award
$21,600 Tuition Paid

Case 4

2 parents, one employed
3 children
$200,000 income
$0 Home Equity
$100,000 Savings / Investment

$17,400 Award
$16,500 Tuition Paid