About

Fees

LSMSA is a public-funded, secondary school that does not charge tuition.
 
Inability to pay will not prevent qualified students from enrolling.
 
All fees are related to residential/food costs or to provide certain services/ supplies.
 
College-level textbooks are provided at no charge.
 
Students do not purchase a meal plan.  All students are able to eat all meals in the cafeteria.  
 
Personal items, travel, and phone expenses are the family’s responsibility.

Required Fees
Fall
Spring
Yearly Total
Room & Board
$500
$500
$1,000
Computer Use
$12.50
$12.50
$25
Science Lab
$12.50
$12.50
$25
Facility Use
$10
 
$10
Security Deposit Fee (New Students)
$140
$140
Total Required Fees
$675
$525
$1,200
 
Financial assistance is available for required fees for all that qualify:
  • Full/reduced waiver based the USDA Child Nutrition Program and Louisiana SNAP
  • Pre-arranged payment plans
  • Support from the LSMSA Foundation Student Enrichment Fund
Student Activity Fees
Yearly Total
Student Programming
$90
Yearbook, Newspaper, Folio
$55
PSAT Fee (Sophomore & Juniors Only)
$20
Graduation Fee (Seniors Only)
$60
Sophomore and Junior SAF Fees Total
$165
Senior SAF Fees Total
$205
 
Student Activity Fees do not qualify for a waiver, but are eligible for payment plans and support from the LSMSA Foundation.

New Student Required & SAF Fees
Yearly Total*
Sophomores  & Juniors
$1,365
Seniors
$1,405
 
*Does not include $25 per art course. 

Questions?

LSMSA Office of Finance and Operations
Mr. John A. Allen, Chief of Staff / Director
Phone: 318-357-2510
Email: jallen@LSMSA.edu

Contact Us About Applying:

LSMSA Enrollment Services 
715 University Pkwy 
Natchitoches, LA 71457 

Office: 318-357-2503
Fax: 318-357-3189