APPLYING FOR 8th GRADE in the 2023-2024 school year
Please complete the following by Wednesday, January 4, 2023 to be considered for first round admissions:
For any student applying for 9th-11th grades in the 23-24 school year, complete the Ursuline High School online application (click to apply) and we'll be in touch with next steps in the admissions process.

Frequently Asked Questions

List of 7 frequently asked questions.

  • What is the admissions process?

    To apply to Ursuline Academy, complete an online application, submit the appropriate application fee, and provide the past 3 years of academic records and standardized test scores (as applicable). A grade-level assessment will be required for each applicant.
  • When should I apply?

    Applications for all grade levels are open beginning in the fall for the following school year.

    Incoming 8th grade: the Archdiocesan high school application ("white card") becomes available Wednesday, November 9 and is due Friday, November 11, 2022.
  • How can I arrange a tour of the school?

    There's nothing quite like walking our beautiful campus, exploring buildings, and seeing our girls in action. 

    View our event calendar to see what's coming up, book one of our private tours, explore Ursuline virtually, or contact us for a digital package if you'd rather explore from the comfort of home. Applications are also open for the 2023-2024 school year if you'd like to apply now.

    To schedule a tour or need additional information, contact the Office of Admissions
     at 504.866.5292 or
  • How can I arrange for my daughter to spend the day at your school?

    Come spend a day in high school to check out our best in academics, meet our awesome faculty, walk campus with students, and enjoy a fabulous lunch. There's no better way to experience what it's like to be an Ursuline girl than to walk in her shoes.

    Register here for a Spend-a-Day!
  • When is Open House?

    High School Open House will be Thursday, October 27.

    Early Childhood Tour Day will be Saturday, December 3.
  • How are students notified of whether or not they are accepted?

    All admissions decisions are made by the Ursuline Academy Admissions Committee. The committee’s decisions will be communicated either electronically or in writing by the Admissions Office.

    Letters of acceptance for first round High School applicants will be mailed February 17, 2023.

    Letters of acceptance for Early Childhood and Elementary applicants who meet the early application deadline (December 13) will be sent by January 31, 2023.
  • What if I have a question that is not answered here?

    Please contact the Office of Admissions, 504.866.5292 or, with any questions you may have. We're here to help!