Filing for Financial Aid is Easy

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 2017 families will file for tuition assistance online to a new vendor -- FACTS -- a recognized company based in Lincoln, Neb., which provides financial aid assessment services to over 12,000 private and faith-based schools in the U.S. All applicants will need to create a login and password.

FACTS determines the level of financial aid

  • Families must submit an application request.
  • There is a $23 processing fee.

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.
  • 3 ways to include your documentation: upload to FACTS, fax to 866-315-9264 or mail to:


P.O. BOX 82524

Lincoln NE 68501-2504 

 Need Help to Completing the Application?

Call FACTS Call Center Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 9 pm.

Ph. 1-866-441-4637

Chat line is open Monday-Friday 8 am - 5 pm.

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.