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Tuition & Financial Aid

The value of a PDS education lasts a lifetime.

Tuition for the 2022-2023 Academic Year

Grades PreK-4 $34,700
Grades 5-6 $40,590
Grades 7-12 $42,530

Payment Plans

Princeton Day School offers three tuition-payment plans:
  1. Entire tuition is due on July 1
  2. Tuition is due in two equal payments on July 1 and January 2
  3. Tuition is divided into ten-monthly payments beginning May 1 and ending February 1

 More information may be obtained by calling the business office at (609)-924-6700 x1300.

Financial Aid Resources

Please refer to the following guides to help you get started. If you have questions, please contact SSS directly at (800) 344-8328 or

Family Guide to Financial Aid (English)

How to Apply (English) 

Family Guide to Financial Aid (Spanish)

How to Apply (Spanish)


Financial Aid

We believe that the most qualified students should be able to attend Princeton Day School regardless of their family’s financial circumstances.

Overview & Commitment

To achieve this goal PDS is committed to a generous financial aid program at all grade levels.
  • Our admission process is need-blind. In other words, students are admitted without consideration of their family's financial need

  • Nearly $6 million in financial aid is awarded annually

  • 25% of the student body receives financial aid

  • All financial aid is based on demonstrated need; we do not offer merit-based scholarships

  • Grants range from $3,000 to nearly full tuition plus fees

  • The average award is $25,000

  • All families contribute some portion of tuition

Aid Application Process

Princeton Day School uses School and Student Services (SSS) Financial Aid Application to determine a family’s eligibility for aid. and to calculate the resulting award. Princeton Day School's Financial Aid Committee makes all final decisions and communicates directly with the parents.