Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition and Fees

2022 - 2023 Tuition — $7,350
2022 - 2023 Intent To Enroll — $100
2022 - 2023 Registration — $800
2022 - 2023 Technology Fee — $150 ( Bi-Annual $75 payments)
2022 - 2023 Activity Fee — $800
2022 - 2023 Senior Fee — $900 for Seniors

Financial Aid

Cardinal Hayes High School endeavors to provide students from low income households tuition assistance based upon need. Families seeking financial aid to meet their tuition obligations are required to complete an application and submit the necessary supporting documentation to FACTS Grant & Aid Application (i.e. "FACTS") no later than the end of April prior to the upcoming school year for which financial assistance is being applied for. Applicants are required to apply online beginning on March 1st of each year at by clicking here. The application process is fairly comprehensive, so families are encouraged to start early in completing the information requirements.

Cardinal and Gold Scholarships

Cardinal Hayes provides a limited number of Cardinal and Gold scholarships based upon academic achievement. Cardinal and Gold academic scholarship are awarded at the discretion of the Director of Admissions in consultation with school leadership and endowment trustees. Students awarded academic scholarships must consistently achieve certain grade point averages to maintain their scholarship each scholastic year.


Cardinal Hayes provides a limited number of BridgeUP scholarships to incoming freshmen based upon financial need and student achievement for students who do not qualify for other scholarship programs. These scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Hayes BridgeUP Liaisons in consultation with the Directors of the BridgeUP program. Students awarded these scholarships must consistently attend program at least three days a week every week to maintain their scholarship each scholastic year. See the BridgeUP website for more information.

Activity Fees—Siblings Discount

In order to both (i) ease the financial burden for families/households having two or more students at Hayes at any one time and (ii) recognize their loyalty to Hayes, it has been decided that sibling students each will receive a 50% discount of their activity fees.
The Mission of Cardinal Hayes High School, a community based in Roman Catholic values, is to inspire diverse young men of the New York City metropolitan area to become lifelong learners and responsible citizens. We will accomplish this goal by encouraging students' spiritual and intellectual growth through a rigorous college preparatory program of academics, extra-curricular activities, and personal discipline.