Investing in Your Child's Future

A great education is the ultimate gift a parent can give to a child, and we are committed to helping provide exceptional students with the opportunities a Riviera education offers.

Tuition 2020-2021


Half Day
Full Day (3 p.m.)
Grades 1-5
Grades 6-12


Frequently Asked Questions

What does my tuition cover?

Tuition includes books, digital licenses, tablets (for students in grades 3-12), yearbook, and lunch (all students except for half-day preschoolers).

Is there a reduction for families with multiple children?

Yes. Families with three or more children enrolled will receive a 10% reduction in tuition beginning with the third child.

What is the tuition payment schedule?

Tuition is due in ten equal installments payable beginning on June 1 and ending on March 1.

Other than tuition, are there any additional fees?

Yes. Enrollment fees will be due upon enrollment, a FACTS Tuition Management Fee to enroll in the online payment system, and a Parents Club fee is due with the first tuition payment. Services available to students in PK-5 such as bus service, Academic Honors Program, After School Care, Tutoring, and After School Activities incur additional fees. There is also a Graduation Fee for students in their senior year and an Activity Fee for juniors. For detailed information regarding fees, please refer to our Schedule of Fees.

Who can apply for financial aid?

Financial Aid is available to students in grades 6-12. The Financial Aid Committee will review applications, along with any required documentation such as tax returns and pay stubs, to determine award decisions.

How much financial aid can I expect?

Riviera awards approximately $2 million in financial aid grants annually. We are dedicated to assisting as many qualifying families and deserving students as possible. The financial aid award is based on need, as well as student merit. Typically, awards range from 10% up to 50%. The award covers tuition only, not enrollment or additional fees.

Is there a deadline to apply for financial aid?

Yes. Financial Aid applications are due on February 1, and notification letters are emailed on March 1.

Do I have to apply for financial aid every year?

Yes. Each year you will be required to update and resubmit your financial aid application to demonstrate continued need.

Are there any loan programs available?

Yes. There are low-rate loan options available through Your Tuition Solution. For more information or to begin your application, go to Your Tuition Solution, enter Riviera under Educator Name, and select either Riviera Day School or Riviera Preparatory School.

Singularly Riviera

  • True student engagement
  • Wholesome environment
  • Unparalleled academics
  • Extraordinary faculty
  • Personalized college counseling
  • Commitment to service
  • Opportunities to shine
Riviera really made me feel welcomed, and I immediately felt part of the family. Everyone was so kind to me, and they were all so caring. The students and staff have made my experience at Riviera unforgettable."
-Margaux Pugh, Grade 10