In accordance with public health guidelines, we are currently working out the details for the upcoming admissions season.   In the meantime, please fill out the inquiry form below so that we can keep you up to date with important information.
Thank you for your interest in MC and we look forward to meeting you! Please contact Marianne Hill at mahill@marincatholic.org, Admissions Associate, if you have any questions.
If you have previously filled out an Inquiry Form, we ask that you again, fill out the Inquiry Form & Event Registration (button above) in order to register for events.  For families who have not previously submitted an Inquiry Form, you will also fill out the Inquiry Form & Event Registration form for the purposes of simply inquiring and/or registering for events.

Criteria

Marin Catholic is a co-educational, college preparatory school committed to the development of the whole person. We strive to admit students who demonstrate the ability to succeed academically and who demonstrate a desire to participate in the extra-curricular activities of the school community. Acceptances are based on the following criteria:

Application Requirements for all applicants:

Online Application Form: On September 25th you will have access to this online form. The application deadline is Friday, December 11th. 

* It is important to note that you will not have access to the following recommendation forms until after you submit an application.

Recommendation Forms:

Parochial School Students: 
1. Principal/Teacher Recommendation Form 
*This form will be submitted by your current school, there is no additional action on the part of the applicant family to request the filing of this form.

Independent Private and Public School Students:
1. Math Teacher Recommendation Form
2. English Teacher Recommendation Form
3. Admin/Counselor Recommendation Form
*All of the above forms will be available in the application portal once an application is submitted.  These forms will be requested by the applicant and sent to the appropriate teacher/counselor through the application portal. 
 
Transcripts: Once an application is submitted, the Marin Catholic Admissions Office will gather transcripts from the appropriate middle schools.  

Optional Application Items for all Applicants:

Clergy Recommendation Form: Click here to access the form.

Admissions Video: Once you have submitted an application you will receive more information about this project.

*Please note that the HSPT entrance exam will not be included as part of the admissions process this year.
 

Timeline

The following is a general timeline of the admissions process for the 
Class of 2025 (those applying as incoming freshmen for Fall 2021).
  • September 25 - Application Available
  • September-November - Student and Parent Visits available (see the "Visit Marin Catholic" page for specific dates)
  • December 11 - Application Deadline
  • January 15 - Completed Tuition Assistance Application Submitted to TADS
  • January 29- Recommendation Deadline
  • March 18 - Notification Day: Admissions letters mailed to parents notifying them of admissions decision from Admissions Office
  • March 19 - Electronic notification available after 4:00pm and tuition assistance awards emailed to parents