Financial aid decisions are based solely on a family’s demonstrated need. In order to keep our process fair, equitable, and need-based, we do not offer any type of merit, including athletic, scholarships.
Any family may apply for assistance. Ability to pay is based on combined salaries, business cash flow, and assets, while considering the number of children in tuition-required schools and any unusual expenses. The Family Income Chart gives an idea of past awards based on average family income levels, but should not be used to assume a specific award will be granted.
Yes, Greenhill devotes a part of its financial aid budget to assist families who demonstrate a financial need for supplemental support (including books, computers, athletic costs, etc.). $480,000 of the 2019-20 budget is earmarked to cover these costs.
Because a family’s financial situation may change from year to year, the committee requires all current financial aid recipients to reapply each year. Awards may be adjusted if a family’s financial circumstances change significantly.