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International Student Application

International Student Application Process 

9th Grade 
*Applicant must have completed 7th and 8th grade at a U.S. accredited school. 

Step 1:  Apply Now! 
  • $200 non-refundable application fee required  
  • Click HERE to start your daughter's application
 
Step 2: English language proficiency exam
  • We only accept TOEFL iBT. Minimum score of 79. Test results take 6-8 weeks, so please plan accordingly. 

Step 3: Submit Supplemental Materials
  • Request Official Transcripts: 
    • Download the Official Records Request and submit to the appropriate administrator at applicant's current school. We require previous three years of grades in original language and translated in English.
    • OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT RELEASE FORM 
  • Submit Recommendation Letters: 
  • Fill out Student Short Answers: 
    • Download and complete questions. Responses must be handwritten by the applicant and uploaded to the Parent Portal or mailed directly to Rosary Academy.
    • STUDENT SHORT ANSWERS
 
 
Step 4: Attend an Admissions Interview
  • You will receive an email to schedule an interview. This interview is for both the applicant and the applicant's family. 
 
Step 5: High School Placement Test
  • You are required to complete the High School Placement Test (HSPT) in-person at Rosary Academy.
 
Step 6: Home Visit
  • Rosary Academy does not provide a host family and does not offer boarding or housing options. A staff member from Rosary Academy will conduct a home visit. 
 
Step 7: Financial Verification
  • Upon completing the interview, the applicant will be notified of their acceptance if space is available. You will receive instructions on the financial verification requirements to complete the I-20. I-20's are processed via the Diocese of Orange and may take 2-3 weeks. Please plan accordingly. 
 

Transfers 
Grade levels accepted: 
  •  9th grade - spring semester 
    Applicant must have completed 7th and 8th grades at a U.S. accredited school
  • 10th grade - fall and spring semesters 
    Applicant must have completed 8th and 9th grades at a U.S. accredited school
  • 11th grade - fall semester 
    Applicant must have completed 9th and 10th grades at a U.S. accredited school
 
Step 1:  Apply Now! 
  • $200 non-refundable application fee required  
  • Click HERE to start your daughter's application
 
Step 2: English language proficiency exam
  • We only accept TOEFL iBT. Minimum score of 79. Test results take 6-8 weeks, so please plan accordingly. 

Step 3: Submit Supplemental Materials
  • Request Official Transcripts: 
    • Download the Official Records Request and submit to the appropriate administrator at applicant's current school. We require previous three years of grades in original language and translated in English.
    • OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT RELEASE FORM 
  • Submit Recommendation Letters: 
  • Fill out Student Short Answers: 
    • Download and complete questions. Responses must be handwritten by the applicant and uploaded to the Parent Portal or mailed directly to Rosary Academy.
    • STUDENT SHORT ANSWERS
 
Step 4: Attend an Admissions Interview
  • You will receive an email to schedule an interview. This interview is for both the applicant and the applicant's family. 
  
Step 5: Home Visit
  • Rosary Academy does not provide a host family and does not offer boarding or housing options. A staff member from Rosary Academy will conduct a home visit. 
 
Step 6: Financial Verification
  • Upon completing the interview, the applicant will be notified of their acceptance if space is available. You will receive instructions on the financial verification requirements to complete the I-20. I-20's are processed via the Diocese of Orange and may take 2-3 weeks. Please plan accordingly. 
 

Important Information 
 
  • International students cannot contact the Diocese of Orange regarding I-20 requests
  • Rosary Academy must receive the deposit to process the I-20 
  • Rosary Academy does not provide a host family
  • Rosary Academy does not have boarding or housing options
  • International students must provide proof of sponsorship and proof of sufficient funds to support student 
  • Rosary Academy does not work with agencies 
 
For more information, please contact us at admissions@rosaryacademy.org.