Affording Gilman

The Gilman Experience

Choosing an independent school for your son’s education is a thoughtful family decision. We know that choosing to send your son to Gilman requires a significant financial investment. As a school, we are committed to keeping tuition as affordable as possible for all our families.

Seniors Who Go to Four-Year Colleges: 100%
Graduates Who Attend a Most Competitive or Highly Competitive College: 86%
Full-Time Faculty: 162
Part-Time Faculty: 5
Faculty with Advanced Degrees: 68%


Should you have any questions about how to afford Gilman, please do not hesitate to email Kip Digges of the Financial Aid Office at

Kip Digges

Kip Digges

Titles: Teacher, Director of Summer Programs, Director of Tuition Assistance

Applying for Tuition Assistance

Step One

Please download and review the following documents prior to applying.

Step two

Starting on September 1, 2021, go to SSS Online to complete your application. Click on the prompt to begin your Parents' Financial Statement (PFS). You only need to complete one PFS even if you have several children applying to our school. You will be given a username and password that will allow you to return to your PFS at a later date before submitting it. Your information will be secure. Please upload or mail the following documents directly to SSS Online: 2020 Federal Tax Forms and 2021 W‐2 or substitute wage document (when received in January 2022).

Step Three

Please complete your online financial aid application by December 15, 2021.

Step Four

Please read Gilman's Tuition Assistance Policy Statement.