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Saint Francis Catholic Academy is pleased to welcome international students to Gainesville, Florida. SFCA is committed to providing a Catholic, college preparatory education to a diverse group of international students.
Saint Francis is registered with the Student and Exchange Visitor

Information System (SEVIS) and is authorized to issue I-20s to international students so they may acquire a visa. I-20 forms are issued only to those students who have been admitted to Saint Francis Catholic Academy. 

International students seeking admission into Saint Francis will work through our international partner company, DMD, to assist students through the admission process and proper placement.

To submit an application or to obtain more information, please contact Diana DeClemente at diana@student-management.com or 631-635-1008.

                                 INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FEE LIST

Full Year
(2 Semesters)

Half Year
(1 Semester)
Application Fee $50.00 $50.00
Registration Fee $375.00 $375.00
Tuition $9,400.00 $4,700.00
Student Fees $1,550.00 $1,550.00
Diocese Fee (SEVIS) $50.00 $50.00
$11,425.00 $6,725.00
Optional – Yearbook $85.00 $85.00
Optional- Parking $50.00 $25.00
Not Included:
Textbooks MBS approximately $300
Uniforms approximately
Deposit of $754.50 required – non-refundable.
The deposit covers all fees except tuition and student fees.
Tuition and student fees are due prior to the student’s first day of school.

Interested in Becoming a Host Family?

Apply to Become a Host Family, 
in addition to Saint Francis college prep curriculum, international students are excited to achieve a true American experience by living with a host family. Interested families should live within a 30-minute commute from the school, have a spare bedroom and provide three meals a day.  CLICK HERE to fill out an application.