Admissions
Affording Archer
Flexible Tuition

How to Apply

Flexible Tuition Application Deadline

December 14, 2018 for current families. January 18, 2019 for applicant families.

Steps to Apply

List of 4 items.

  • 1. FAST Application

    All families interested in receiving a Flexible Tuition grant must complete a Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST) online application. The application must be completed by the application deadline (December 14, 2018 for current families and January 18, 2019 for applicant families.)

    Please click on the link below to start the FAST online application. Refer to the FAST Parent User Guide for instructions on how to navigate the online application. The 24/7 Customer Service phone number is (877) 326-FAST.

    FAST Website
  • 2. Monthly Budget Worksheet

    In addition to completing the FAST online application, all families must submit a Monthly Budget Worksheet to FAST by December 14, 2018 (current families) and January 18, 2019 (applicant families) deadlines.

    Please download and complete the Monthly Budget Worksheet and scan or mail to FAST at the following address:
    FAST Processing ISM
    1316 North Union Street
    Wilmington, DE 19806-2594

    Please write “The Archer School for Girls” on the outside of the envelope to ensure faster processing of your application.
  • 3. Federal and State Income Tax Returns

    In addition to completing the FAST online application, families not currently participating in the Flexible Tuition program must submit 2017 federal and state income tax returns, W-2s, 1099s, and all schedules including K-1 to FAST by January 18, 2019.

    All families must submit 2018 federal and state income tax returns, W-2s, 1099s, and all schedules including K-1s to FAST when available but no later than April 15, 2019.

    Please scan or mail tax documents to FAST at the following address:

    FAST Processing ISM
    1316 North Union Street
    Wilmington, DE 19806-2594 

    Please write “The Archer School for Girls” on the outside of the envelope to ensure faster processing of your application.
  • 4. IRS Form 4506

    In addition to completing the FAST online application, all families must submit IRS Form 4506 to FAST by the January 18, 2019 deadline. Archer will notify a family if Form 4506 is submitted to the IRS. Archer will also pay the fee for processing.

    Please download and fill out IRS Form 4506. The form should be signed but not dated. Please scan or mail to FAST at the following address:

    FAST Processing ISM
    1316 North Union Street
    Wilmington, DE 19806-2594 

    Please write “The Archer School for Girls” on the outside of the envelope to ensure faster processing of your application.