Adjusted Tuition Applications Process and Timeline

Adjusted Tuition Application Process 2022-2023

  • Apply for Adjusted Tuition by completing your Personal Financial Statement (PFS) online through School and Student Services (SSS) for the 2022-2023 school year

  • CAIS School Code is 2391

  • Processing fee of $55

  • Please note, the tax preparation deadline for applying is significantly earlier than the IRS deadline. State and federal tax documents must be filed in time to upload to the SSS platform by the February 28, 2022 deadline for Adjusted Tuition consideration. Filing for an IRS extension may disqualify applicants from Adjusted Tuition. The following must be submitted electronically through SSS:

    • Complete copies of signed current year (2021) and prior year (2020) federal and state tax forms, including all schedules and attachments. (Please be sure to upload your return without password protection.)

    • Copies of W-2s 

    • FBAR forms for Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts, if applicable

  • All Adjusted Tuition decisions are conditional until the official tax returns are received and verified.

  • The school requires that the application(s) and tax form(s) includes all necessary financial details from all individuals who have legal custody of the applicant child(ren), such as step parents, guardians, etc.


Adjusted Tuition Timeline 2022-2023

Please note that for applicant families, only families who are offered acceptance to CAIS will receive notice of the Adjusted Tuition decision. The Adjusted Tuition notification will be sent at the same time as the admission decision.

Timeline for New Families Applying to CAIS

Adjusted Tuition Application Open via SSS 

October 1, 2021

Deadline for Families to Electronically Submit Adjusted Tuition Applications via SSS

February 11, 2022

Deadline for Families to Electronically Submit Supporting Tax Documents via SSS

February 28, 2022

Enrollment Contracts and Adjusted Tuition Notifications sent to 

Accepted Preschool Applicant Families

March 8, 2022

Deadline for Accepted Preschool Applicant Families to Accept Enrollment Contract and Adjusted Tuition

March 15, 2022

Enrollment Contracts and Adjusted Tuition Notifications sent to Accepted K-8 Applicant Families




March 17, 2022

Deadline for Accepted K-8 Applicant Families to Accept Enrollment Contract and Adjusted Tuition 

March 24, 2022

Timeline for Current CAIS Families

Adjusted Tuition Application Open via SSS 

October 1, 2021

Deadline for Families to Electronically Submit Adjusted Tuition Applications via SSS

February 11, 2022

Deadline for Returning Preschool and Kindergarten Students, Sibling Families, and Staff Children Families to Electronically Submit Supporting Tax Documents via SSS

February 28, 2022

Deadline for Returning 1st Grade through 8th Grade Families to Electronically Submit Supporting Tax Documents via SSS

March 15, 2022

Adjusted Tuition Notifications Sent to Returning Preschool and Kindergarten Students, Sibling Families, and Staff Children

March 2, 2022

Deadline for Returning Preschool and Kindergarten Students, Sibling Families, and Staff Children to Accept Adjusted Tuition and Complete Re-Enrollment

March 9, 2022

Adjusted Tuition Notifications Sent to Returning 1-8 Students

March 18, 2022

Deadline for Returning 1-8 Students to Accept Adjusted Tuition and Complete Re-Enrollment

March 25, 2022

Should you need additional guidance, please contact adjustedtuition@cais.org. Please do not contact Admissions as they will not be able to assist you.