Student Aid



The Bridgeport Catholic schools have a long tradition of offering student aid toward the cost of tuition to families with proven financial  need. Every family pays something toward the cost of tuition.The Catholic Academies of Bridgeport make every effort to provide student aid so that every child in need receives assistance. Every year families must re-apply and set up Smart Tuition payment plan account. Student aid is awarded to registered families only.

To complete the application process, families applying for tuition assistance will need to:

  • Complete the ONLINE application
  • Submit the necessary supporting documents (see below)
  • Pay the application fee of $30.00


Applicants can apply online ONLY @
Under the PARENT & STUDENT tab:

  • Grant & Aid Assessment
  • Complete online application
  • Create an Account

Once an online application is submitted, send the following supporting documents to FACTS:

  • Copies of  2013 Federal Income Tax Return ( including all supporting tax schedules)
  • Copies of 2013 W-2 Wages and Tax form for both you and your spouse
  • Copies of 2013 1099/1099R for interest, dividends, pension; annuities and/ or misc. income of any parent member on the application
  • Copies of supporting documentation for SSI; Child Support; Food Stamps; Workers Compensation; TANF
  • Copies of non-tax income
  • Copies of documents to support your claim



  1. UPLOAD: All supporting documents can be uploaded in PDF format online
    (please include your application ID on each page)
  2. FAX: All supporting documents can also be faxed to: 866-315-9264
    (please include your application ID on each page)
  3. MAIL: All supporting documents can be mailed to:
    (please include your application ID on each page)FACTS Grant & Aid Assessment
    P.O.Box 82524
    Lincoln, NE 68501-2524

If you have questions or concerns about the application process, you may speak with a FACTS Customer Care Representative @ 866-315-9262