Tuition Assistance Application & Information

Tuition Assistance Application & Information
Posted on 02/10/2020

At St. Edmond, we are happy to assist you with the application process. If you do not have internet access to complete the application online, please call the St. Edmond Business Office at 515-955-6077 at the school for assistance.

The application fee for each family remains at $23. If this fee is cost prohibitive for your family, please contact the St. Edmond Business Office.

Online Application 

The TADS application (tuition assistance application) needs to be completed no later than April 15, 2020. There are no exceptions. The application is available online at www.mytads.com in both English and Spanish. In addition to your completed application, you must include your 2019 tax return and other required income documentation. See the attached flyer from TADS for specific requirements. We urge you to complete the materials early to allow time for notification of any missing materials.

To assist you in completing the application, you may contact the TADS call center at 1.800.477.8237 Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM-8:00 PM CST and Saturday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM. The TADS online application also has a chat feature to assist parents. The TADS support email address is support@tads.com.


February 1: Applications available online at www.mytads.com

April 15: Submitted applications must be filed electronically by April 15. All other required tax documents must be submitted electronically by April 22. Applications with missing information cannot be processed.

Mid-May: Award notification letters sent to all families who applied.

We strongly encourage every family to complete an application. The Diocesan Financial Scholarship coupled with our local tuition assistance program will be able to make Catholic Education affordable for all.

If you have questions about the assistance program, contact the school at 515-955-6077 or gibbm@st-edmond.pvt.k12.ia.us. Contact the TADS call center at 1.800.477.8237 with specific questions about the application. This is a wonderful opportunity for qualifying families.

This FAQ document provides further information about common questions.

Applications submitted after April 15, 2020 will not be considered for MLTF or Diocesan awards and a family’s award potential may be significantly reduced. Apply no later than April l.