Filing for Financial Aid

We offer extensive tuition assistance to our Catholic school families through: 

  • Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools Tuition Aid Fund
  • Heelan High School Scholarships
  • Diocese of Sioux City Catholic Schools grants.

In 2018 families will file for tuition assistance online to a new vendor -- TADS -- a recognized company which provides financial aid assessment services to private and faith-based schools in the U.S. All applicants will need to create a login and password.

TADS determines the level of financial aid

  • Families must submit an application request.
  • Families pay a $23 processing fee. (Assistance with this is available)

April 1 is Your Filing Deadline

  • The application is available online in both English and Spanish.
  • The application link is
  • When you file your application you must attach a a copy of current wage and tax information.


BHCS will assist you
Call Yvette Sitzmann for help with your online application. If the processing fee is cost prohibitive for your family, please inform Yvette.