Parent Income Range From $180,000 to $199,999

Family of five living in Maryland with a student enrolled at Notre Dame and a sibling enrolled at a public university. The family also is paying $9,000 in private elementary school tuition which was considered 

Parents Income in 2014 was $190,000 which includes $6,300 to a tax deferred retirement account.

Parents have $25,000 in home equity and $325,000 in investments (excluding retirement of $600,000).

The student earned $6,000 in 2014 and has $1,800 in savings.

Financial Assistance Amount
University Scholarships $27,500
Alumni Club Scholarship $4,500
Outside Scholarship $2,500
Federal Unsubsidized Loan $3,500
Campus Employment $2,700
Total Assistance $40,700

 

$61,775 Cost for tuition, fees, room and meals
$38,000 Financial Assistance (excludes work)
$23,775 Amount family owes

The family chose to use the Federal Unsubsidized Student Loan Family and used the interest-free payment plan to pay the remaining family share.


Family of four living in Ohio with a student enrolled at Notre Dame and a sibling who just completed their undergraduate degree.

Parents Income in 2014 was $200,000 which includes $13,500 to a tax deferred retirement account. 

Parents have $52,000 in home equity and $10,000 in investments (excluding retirement of $98,000).

The student has $4,000 in savings.

Financial Assistance Amount
University Scholarships $17,500
Alumni Club Scholarship $3,000
Outside Scholarship $3,800
Federal Subsidized Loan $3,500
Campus Employment $2,700
Total Assistance $30,500
$61,775 Cost for tuition, fees, room and meals
$27,800  Financial Assistance (excludes work)
$33,975  Amount family owes

The family borrowed from the Federal PLUS Loan of $20,000 and used the interest-free payment plan to pay the remaining family share.