Tuition & Financial Aid

Thanks to the generosity of our alumni and alumnae, faculty, staff, and community, we are able to continue our mission and values by offering every student the opportunity to attend Cretin-Derham Hall.

Tuition for the 2018-2019 school year is $13,575 plus a $185 technology fee.

Class of 2022:  A non-refundable $300 registration fee is due at registration on March 1 and is applied toward your tuition for the 2018-2019 school year.

How to Apply for Financial Aid

In 2017-2018, Cretin-Derham Hall distributed $2.68 million in financial aid to 40% of our families. The financial aid application for the 2018-2019 can be found online.  Applications must be submitted through TADS. 

Step 1:

Fill out the TADS Financial Aid Application online.

Step 2:

For the 2018-2019 school year the TADS Application was due by February 15, 2018.

CDH is still accepting financial aid applications and all qualified applications will be considered and financial aid awarded based on availability.

Step 3:

Upload or provide required documentation, requested from TADS, to support your application.

Step 4:

Check your email (mid to late April) for notice of your award. Only students who are registered will be considered for financial aid. 

School Year Work Study Program 2017-2018

Students will receive a $7.00 per hour tuition credit for all positions.  Please click on 'applications' below for all details.  If you have any questions, please email Jim O'Neill  Students with positive work experience in the past will be given first priority.  Students can apply on the attached form by August 25th.  


Tuition Assistance Program

As part of the CDH Community, parents are invited to work concession stands to earn additional tuition assistance. Only registered CDH families are eligible.

Current concession venues include:

  • TCF Bank Stadium (Vikings & Gophers)
  • Ridder Arena (Women's Gopher Hockey)
  • Williams Arena (Men's & Women's Gopher Basketball)
  • Xcel Energy Center (Wild and Swarm)
  • CHS Stadium (Saints)
  • US Bank Stadium

Step 1:

Register for tuition assistance concession training.

Step 2:

Contact Cathy Anderson for further information about this program.