Tuition & Financial Aid

We never stop working to make Exeter as affordable as possible. Our tuition is significantly lower than peer schools. We achieve this by limiting tuition growth and supplementing tuition dollars with annual fundraising and endowment revenues.

Approximately half of our students receive assistance each year.

Costs for 2021-2022

  Boarding Day
Tuition $58,714 $45,859
Books and supplies (estimated) $900 $900


Will I Be Eligible for Aid?

Families making less than $75,000 pay no tuition, and we also have generous aid programs for middle- and upper-income families.

Go to the page titled Will I Be Eligible for Aid?

Apply for Financial Aid

Learn how to submit the documents we need.

Go to the page titled Apply for Financial Aid

Flexible Payment Options

Choose from a variety of payment plans.

Go to the page titled Flexible Payment Options


assistance awarded as outright grants. No loans. Nothing to pay back.

As a single mother, I wondered how I could let my son go so far away and how in the world I would afford it. Tuition, airline tickets, a winter wardrobe for a boy from Florida, textbooks … Exeter offered a financial aid package that made it possible."