1.  Complete an application for admission and pay the application fee. Applications received before December 8, 2023 are eligible to have the application fee waived.

US Resident
Transfer Application


2.  Attend a Shadow Day at Mount Michael (optional, but highly encouraged).

Shadow Request Form

3. Take the entrance exam on January 13, 2024. Only students who take the entrance exam at Mount Michael on this date are eligible for academic merit scholarships. If you have not taken an entrance exam, we will have you take one, once completed with the application materials.

4. Undergo an admissions interview with the Mount Michael Board of Admissions. All students are required to complete an interview. If you are unable to attend an in-person interview, virtual interviews are available.

5. If a student is in need of financial assistance, they will indicate that on the Student Financial Agreement that is sent, following admittance, and complete the necessary documentation to be reviewed by the Financial Aid Committee.
Learn more about tuition and financial aid here.

Admissions Timeline

Class of 2028

Student Shadow Visits

September 2023 – May 2024

Seventh and Eighth grade students may spend a day or half-day at Mount Michael. Overnight visits are also available so prospective students can get the full experience of what being a boarding student at Mount Michael is like. To arrange a visit, please fill out this form.

Shadow Request Form
Open House

Sunday, November 12, 2023

Meet the faculty and student representatives at the Open House. Learn more about Mount Michael’s academic programs and dorm life. Application packages will be available at the Open House. If you miss the Open House, please request an application package by phone or e-mail and it will be mailed to you.

When to Apply

October 2023 – February 2024

Complete admissions application and financial aid application. It is not necessary to wait for the entrance exam before submitting the admissions application. Early applications are encouraged!

8th Grade Practice Exams

8th Grade Practice Exams

November 11th, 2023
December 9th, 2023


Entrance & Scholarship Exam

January 13th, 2024 – 8:30am – 11:30am

Alternative Practice Exam & 6th/7th Grade Practice Exam

Saturday, January 20, 2024 – 8:30 am – 11:30 am

This date is also a popular option for 6th and 7th graders who want to get a practice exam in before taking it in 8th grade.

Interview Dates

November 2023 – January 2024

Each applicant must complete an interview with a representative from the Mount Michael Board of Admissions.

First Consideration Date

January 23, 2024

Students with a complete application, interview and have taken the entrance exam at Mount Michael will be considered for acceptance on this date.

Acceptance, Scholarship & Financial Aid Notifications

February 6th, 2024

Students with a complete application, interview and have taken the entrance exam at Mount Michael will be considered for acceptance on this date.

Questions regarding financial aid can be directed to:

Fr. Louis Sojka O.S.B.
Business Manager

More Information - Contact Us

Contact us for more information

Danika Kerin
Director of Enrollment