Tuition Includes:

  • Early Bird Program -- Students may arrive on campus at 7:15 a.m. for the Early Bird Program, which provides adult supervision and age appropriate activities.

  • Textbooks -- Student textbooks are provided by the student's home school district in accordance with their textbook policy. Once a student is enrolled, The Albany Academies' Registrar's Office will send a textbook list to the parents to sign the form and send it to their child’s home school district.

  • Transportation -- In accordance with New York State law, a student's home school district must provide transportation to and from school within a 15 mile radius. Families should call their local school district transportation department to make bus arrangements.
Additional Expenses:
  • Transportation -- A private busing program is available to families in Columbia, Greene and Saratoga Counties.
  • Extended Day Program -- We provide an Extended Day Program from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on each campus.
Tuition Deposit:
  • To enroll a student and secure his space at The Albany Academy, a $1,000 non-refundable tuition deposit is required along with a signed enrollment contract. This payment will be applied to the tuition balance.

Payment Options

Listed below are several payment options available to families. If you have any additional questions, please contact the Business Office by calling (518) 429-2300 or

Program Options
  • Single Payment: Offered for full payment by August 1
  • Two Payments: Two convenient payments – August 1 and December 1
  • Up to 10 Payments: Low annual fee, no interest, no credit review, no prepayment penalty, Automatic life benefit coverage, convenient monthly payments through TuitionPay administered by FACTS
2018-19 Tuition Cost*

Preschool -- $13,500
Pre-K -- $13,500
K -- $13,800
Gr. 1 -- $15,000
Gr. 2 -- $16,000
Gr. 3 -- $17,000
Gr. 4 -- $17,500
Gr. 5 -- $18,400
Gr. 6 -- $19,000
Gr. 7 -- $19,200
Gr. 8 -- $20,000
Gr. 9 -- $20,800
Gr. 10 -- $21,300
Gr. 11 -- $22,400
Gr. 12 -- $23,100

International Students -- $26,500

Please note that there will be a $375 dining fee per student. A food service provides a healthy, nutritious lunch every day that includes a hot lunch menu, salad bar, deli bar and fresh fruit.

The Albany Academies

The Albany Academy: 135 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2300  Fax: 518.427.7016 

Albany Academy for Girls: 140 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2300  Fax: 518.463.5096

Schellenberger Alumni/ae Center: 93 Academy Road - Albany, NY 12208
518.429.2414 Fax: 518.429.2380

Our Mission

Who We Are: The Albany Academies—The Albany Academy and Albany Academy for Girls—develop capable and confident students through single-gender education in the Lower and Middle School, and through coordinate education in the Upper School.

What We Do: Employing individualized and positive education, The Albany Academies provide students with the knowledge, skills, and character needed for leadership and success in the creative, entrepreneurial century that lies ahead.