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Please pay careful attention to the grade/Class of information below to be sure you are following the correct application instructions!

Instructions for 8th Graders Seeking Fall '22-'23 Enrollment in Marian's Class of 2026:
Your High School Placement Test* registration and Admission Application portals are now live! Complete the following steps via the links provided below no later than December 2 to be sure your application file is complete on time:
    *The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is required for admission to Marian's Class of 2026. The HSPT will be offered for the first time on Saturday, November 20, with a makeup date of Saturday, December 4. Students who qualify for extended time accommodations should register for the December 4 test date.

    Students who apply for admission to the Class of 2026 by Thursday, December 2, 2021 and meet the following criteria will be considered for renewable* academic merit scholarships to be awarded at the time of acceptance:
    • Student has achieved an “A” in all core academic subjects (English, math, science and social studies) for grade 7 and grade 8 (1st quarter).
    • Student has achieved a minimum national percentile composite score of 90 on the HSPT (must test in November or December - HSPT scores will be received and verified by the Office of Admission in late December, prior to the acceptance deadline).
    • Student has submitted the required Academic Merit Scholarship Application/Essay (this is different than the required admission application essay) and a teacher recommendation letter by Thursday, December 2, 2021.
    If all criteria are met, scholarships will be awarded as follows:
    HSPT Composite (National Percentile)   97-99          94-96          90-93
    Academic Merit Scholarship Award        $3,000         $2,500         $1,500
    *Students must maintain a 3.5 GPA for renewal.

    Instructions for Students Seeking TRANSFER Enrollment* for Fall '22: 
    • Complete the Transfer Admission Application.
    • Submit the following items to
      • supplemental essay question
      • standardized test results for the current plus two previous academic years
      • report cards for the current plus two previous academic years
    • Upon an initial review, the Admission Committee will determine if student will move forward to the next step in the process, a transfer interview.
    *Important notes regarding transfer admission:

    1. If applying for transfer admission, please be aware that MHSAA rules limit a student’s athletic eligibility upon transferring from one high school to another.  Please complete this form for athletic eligibility review.

    2. The last opportunity for a student to apply to Marian is for second quarter start of 11th grade.

    The Admission Committee members focus on the prospective student's potential for academic success during her four years at Marian as they review her application, test scores and grades. Marian does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its admission policies, educational policies, tuition assistance or any school administered program.

    Marian High School

    7225 Lahser Road Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
    PHONE: (248) 644-1750
    Marian High School, an IHM sponsored school, is fully accredited by NCA CASI, an accrediting division of AdvancED.

    Marian is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women, sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

    The mission of Marian is to ensure, within a Christian environment, an excellent education built on a strong academic curriculum, which will enable young women to value human diversity and live responsible lives of leadership and action based on gospel values.

    An enduring tradition: guiding young women spiritually, challenging them academically, and inspiring them to a life of leadership and service.