Steamboat Mountain School is an investment in your child’s future and we understand that for some this can be a leap of faith. Know that you are honoring your student’s inherent value by connecting them with teachers that will be crusaders for their potential and a community that will strive to foster their innate desire to learn. Investing in your child’s education allows them to develop life long confidence and contribute to the communities they will join after Steamboat Mountain School.

Tuition and Fees

2019-20 Day Tuition: $29,975
2019-20 Boarding Tuition: $52,000
Tuition Fee and Payment Options


Global Studies: $5,100
Competitive Ski/Ride administration fee: $1,400

*Students in the competitive program also enroll with Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club and pay their required program fees.

A deposit ensures a student’s enrollment, and the remaining tuition due is payable all at once in June, or in two installments, with an administrative fee,
in June and November. The Global Studies fee must be paid by November 1.

Financial Aid

The school is dedicated to supporting qualified students through a need-based financial aid program. In the past decade, 30-to-35% of the school’s students have received some level of financial aid. Steamboat Mountain School seeks to enroll students who will benefit from, and contribute to, their high school experiences.

Applications for financial aid are processed through School and Student Services (SSS). Financial aid applications can be completed here.

  • Steamboat Mountain School’s code is 8188.

For additional guidance, please consult SSS for support and the Family Guide to Financial Aid.

Other resources: Tuition Insurance

If you have further questions about Financial Aid, please email Pearson Alspach or call 970-879-1350 x18.