To receive instructions on how to complete a Smart Aid application for financial aid, all prospective families must first submit an application for admissions. In that process, if you select β€œYes” to receive information, instructions will be sent to you as soon as applications are being accepted. After a Smart Aid application is submitted, the Smart Aid team will review the application and uploaded documents and provide the Damien team with a recommendation to review.

Timeline to Note

  • Mid-December, 2019 - instructions will be sent to families with instructions on how to complete the application.

  • February 14, 2020 - Priority deadline for consideration

  • Early April, 2020 - targeted award notification period

Damien offers its own financial aid program for new and current students through our Smart Aid portal. Families demonstrating financial need can qualify for a maximum discount of up to $5,100 for middle school and $6,800 for high school, depending on their score as determined by the application.

 Please be prepared to submit the following required documentation to be processed on an annual basis:

  • 2019 W-2 Forms for all jobs

  • 2018 tax returns: 1040, 1040EZ, 1040A, etc. **

    **If your income has changed in the last year, it is highly recommended that you expedite your 2019 taxes and submit your 2019 tax returns.

  • Most recent business tax returns (if applicable): 1120, 1120S, 1065, etc.

  • Supplemental income documentation

  • Possibly a monthly expenditure budget

For questions about the financial aid process, please contact our office by emailing

For a student to maintain financial aid, they must keep a 2.0 GPA, which is verified annually.

Click on a photo below to send an email to find out more about FINANCIAL aid or directly email