How to Apply

8th Grade Applicants

The application process for Austin Catholic begins in the fall.  Prospective freshmen must complete a four part application process which includes the following:

Students entering Austin Catholic as 9th graders will follow the aforementioned application process, which subsequently includes a report card verifying 8th grade graduation, a report verifying special needs or programs, HSPT results deemed acceptable by Austin Catholic, and any other criteria specified by the Admissions Office and acceptance team.

To be included in our first round of acceptance letters, we must receive your application, 8th grade profile, and High School Placement Test scores by Friday, January 20, 2017. The first round of acceptance letters will be mailed on Friday, January 27, 2017. To qualify for Austin’s competitive merit scholarships and tuition assistance, early registration forms and fees will be due Friday, March 3rd. Austin will continue to accept students throughout the school year and summer, or until our Freshman class is full.

Transfer Students

Transfer students are welcome to apply for either the first or second semester of any school year. Transfer students must complete a three part application process which includes the following:

  • Create an account and complete our online application here
  • Submit transcripts to Austin Catholic for the past two school years
  • Interview with the Director of Admissions and Principal

Transfer Policies (Updated Dec. 2016)

  • Students will not be accepted into the 12th grade unless they have moved.
  • Students who are suspended or expelled from a public or private school as the result of a legal or moral infraction will not be accepted into any grade at Austin Catholic.
  • All transfer students entering Austin Catholic will sign a contract, along with their parents/guardians, agreeing to follow all school regulations and to participate in the Faith Life of the school.
  • Termination of transfer students can occur at any time if they were accepted at Austin Catholic under false pretenses or falsifying information relative to their acceptance.
  • Please be aware that Austin Catholic contacts the student’s previous school as soon as a transfer application is received.
  • The MHSAA transfer rules apply for students wishing to play sports.