Mac FAQs for the Class of 2024

With nearly 900 passionate students and families; 125+ dedicated teachers, staff members and administrators; and 27,000 alumnae, it is truly a mighty community. In the next four years, the Class of 2024 will grow as individuals, find their passions, make lifelong friends and experience the Lifetime Advantage of a McAuley education. 
Please use this page as a resource as you prepare for the 2020-2021 school year. The page will be updated throughout the spring and summer to keep you up-to-date.
If you have any additional questions, please contact Mrs. Cassie Mayer, at 773-881-6541 or email


Admission Information

Important Documentation

Admission to Mother McAuley and course placement are contingent upon the results of the entrance exam that your daughter took and her elementary school records. Please complete the below Release Form and High School Pre-Admission Form and submit them to your daughter’s elementary school. The school will send both forms, along with a copy of your daughter’s 7th/8th grade report cards and standardized tests, to Mother McAuley. We appreciate your assistance in filling out these forms in a timely manner as they include essential components for admission consideration.

Please complete and submit the forms below to your daughter's school by Friday, December 13, 2019.

Archdiocese Pre-Admissions Form

Elementary Records Release

Admissions Notification Form

Admission decisions will be mailed on Monday, January 27, 2020. Families who complete the Admission Notification form below will be notified via email.

Admissions Notification Form

Scholarship Opportunities

Mother McAuley offers more scholarship opportunities than any other high school!

Apply now!

Financial Aid FAST Application

Be sure to submit your financial aid FAST application by December 13, 2019 for priority consideration.

FAST Application

Admission Timeline

FAST Application deadline for priority consideration
Admission decisions are mailed
Financial Aid Award notification letters mailed
Class of 2024 Scholarship Applications due
Incoming Freshman Registration

Admissions Notification

Please complete the Admissions Notification Form

Admissions Notification

Admission decisions will be mailed on January 27, 2020. Families who complete the Admissions Notification form will also be notified via email.

Complete the Admissions Notification form here!

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Learn about scholarship opportunities and financial aid

Scholarships & Financial Aid

McAuley offers more opportunities for scholarships than any other catholic high schools!

Learn more and apply!

Curriculum Guide

Learn more about our robust course offerings!

Curriculum Guide

Learn about our course offerings!

Curriculum Guide