Tuition

Schedule of Tuition 2016-2017 School Year

Grade Yearly Tuition Quarterly Tuition
Nursery 
(Half Day)
$20,238 $6,746
Nursery - Grade 5
(Full Day)
$28,712 $9,570.66
Grades 6 - 8 $30,750 $10,250
Grades 9 - 12 $32,106 $10,702


Some fees are included in the tuition figure. Fees cover snacks, classroom materials, activities, gym, high school publications, college placement materials, yearly camps and retreats, and graduation as appropriate by grade level.

Not included in the Schools’ stated tuition and fees are the cost of books, the purchase of gym clothes in grades 5–12, musical instrument rental and accessories, and photography supplies. Additional fees may also be required for departmental activities, field trips, and Advanced Placement Examinations. The total of these additional fees is dependent upon your student’s grade level and participation in available school programs and can range significantly.

Optional fees might include, but not be limited to, Extended Day programs; World Language Exchange programs; some athletic equipment for intramural and extramural sports; cafeteria meal plans; and History, Model UN, and Service Learning conferences and field trips. Incidental fees will be billed through the Schools' billing partner, FACTS.

Contact Us

General Inquiries, Grades 3-12
Arcelia Guerrero Wolfe and Julia Bair 
admissions@ucls.uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-9451 Fax: 773-702-1520

General Inquiries, Grades N3-2
Camille Dannenhoffer-Lafage 
eshadmissions@ucls.uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-9451 Fax: 773-702-1520

Irene M. Reed, ’92
Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

admissions@ucls.uchicago.edu

Lynn Sasamoto, ’79
Associate Director of Admissions, Nursery, Kindergarten, and Primary School

lsasamoto@ucls.uchicago.edu

Kerry Tulson
Assistant Director of Admissions, High School 
ktulson@ucls.uchicago.edu

Karen Duncan
Assistant Director of Admissions, Lower and Middle Schools

kduncan@ucls.uchicago.edu