DePaul College Prep

Applying for Financial Aid


The application for need-based financial aid for the 2024-2025 school year opens on October 1. The application & requested documents are due by December 31, 2023, for incoming first-year students and February 8, 2024, for returning students. To receive a timely financial aid decision, returning families with incoming first-year students, please use the earlier December 30 deadline.


Incomplete or late applications are not eligible for review or consideration.


How to Apply:

1. If you have an existing FACTS username and password, select "Sign In."

         If you are a new FACTS user, please select "Create a username & password" to begin.

2. Then click on Start Application.

3. Select the appropriate school year.

4. Complete the steps as prompted.

5. Submit the application payment of $30.

6. Upload your 2022 1040 Federal Tax Return and 2022 W2s.


Please contact FACTS Grant & Aid Customer Service for application questions at (866) 315-9262. For information about Financial Aid at DePaul College Prep, please contact


Financial aid funds are limited. Applications received after the due date and incomplete applications are not eligible for review or consideration.


Welcome, New Students!

For your convenience, please choose a username to associate with all your DePaul Prep accounts.  This action will facilitate single sign-in on the parent portal.


  1. Click the appropriate option: 


Create a username & password to create a new account:  

  • Enter your email address, and then select Create a New FACTS account

  • Enter your demographic information (name, address, email, phone number)

  • Create a username and password, and establish security questions

  • Choose Set up a New Payment Plan and then Begin

  • Add each student’s name, and be sure to enter their year & grade as of the 2023-2024 school year



For families with an existing FACTS account from another school, Sign in.” 

  • Choose Set up a New Payment Plan and then Begin.

  • Add each student’s name, and be sure to enter their year & grade as of the 2023-2024 school year.


2. Contact information: Choose a correspondence method. The correspondence method you choose is how you receive FACTS communications regarding payments and your plan. Choose the email address of the account you check most frequently.


3. IMPORTANT! Plan Options: Select a payment plan and click Next

Agreements will be final in May and early June. Choose your payment plan carefully, DO NOT select PAYMENT IN FULL unless you wish the entire amount of tuition to withdraw in July 2023. Watch your email for the Finalization Notice from FACTS. Check the plan to make sure it meets your needs. Changes can be made after finalization but not after June 10.  


4.  Payment Details:  Enter your financial account information.

Forms of Payment

  • ACH - Automatic fund withdrawal from your bank account.  No service fee. 

  • Credit Card - Card holders will incur transaction fees of up to 2.95% per transaction, depending on the credit card type.


5.  Payment Schedule:  Select your payment date and review your payment schedule.


6.  Review and Authorize: You can select the links on the right to go back and edit entries. Check the box to agree to Terms & Conditions, and click Authorize.


7.   Make Payment:  During the incoming freshmen registration period, in February, new families will pay the registration fee of $550 to secure their enrollment. The payment will process immediately. 


8.  Thank you:  Print or save your confirmation page.  It includes your agreement number.


9.  Finalization:  Agreements are finalized by DePaul College Prep in May and June.  You will receive a “notice of finalization.”  We recommend that families review the payment plan once more to ensure it meets their needs.


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