Class of 2026 Admissions Information

Thank you for making it McAuley!

With nearly 900 passionate students and families; 125+ dedicated teachers, staff members and administrators; and 28,500 alumnae, it is truly a mighty community. In the next four years, the Class of 2026 will grow as individuals, find their passions, make lifelong friends and experience the Lifetime Advantage of a McAuley education. We can't wait to get started!

Please use this page as a resource as you await the admissions notifications which will go out on Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Listed below are the steps to complete the Admissions process. Your daughter should have received a packet after the Entrance Exam with the following information. If you have misplaced any forms, please reach out to Mrs. Maggie Bax, Director of Recruitment and Admissions, at 773-881-6508, or at


Submit the admissions packet to your daughter's current school before Friday, December 10, 2021.  Packet includes the release form, student pre-placement form, and high school pre-admission form.


Complete the Online Student Data Form Class of 2026 (also linked below).


Complete the Financial Aid FAST Application by December 13, 2021 for priority consideration (also linked below).

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship applications are now available! All girls who took the entrance exam at McAuley are eligible to apply. 

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Financial Aid through McAuley

Financial Aid through McAuley

To apply for financial aid, complete the FAST online application. After completing the online application, you will be required to scan or mail supporting tax information directly to FAST. 

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Data Form

Data Form

Please complete the freshman data form to ensure McAuley has complete and up-to-date records. 

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In addition to financial aid through Mother McAuley, you can apply for financial aid through outside assistance organizations. 

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January 18, 2022

Acceptance letters mailed!

February 11, 2022

Financial aid awards sent

February 25, 2022

Scholarships awarded

March 3, 2022

Registration and uniform measurement

March 31, 2022

Registration deadline to keep financial aid

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