Transfer Students

Students who are interested in transferring to St. Mary’s Preparatory should contact the Dean of Admissions to discuss the reasons they are interested in transferring, their academic achievements in high school thus far, and the goals they have for their high school experience. Transfer students are solely accepted based on their academic performance thus far. 

Please note, transferring is only an available option if their is space in the respective class. 

Fall Semester Transfer (beginning August, 2021)

Boys Division-  There are limited spots available to students seeking a transfer into the 10th and 11th grades; Please contact the admissions department to discuss your transfer student and see if there is availability. 

Girls Division- Rising 10th graders interested in transferring should contact the Admissions Office to first inquire about space for the fall of 2021. 

Mid Year Transfer (beginning January, 2022)

Boys Division-  Depending on space in the class, current 9th, 10th, and 11th-grade students  are welcome to apply as a midyear transfer student. To do this, transfer student applications must be submitted to the Dean of Admissions by December 1, 2021. A transfer student must complete the online application. Please contact our admissions office before filling out an application to St. Mary’s, or scheduling a campus visit. It is important we establish a relationship with you and get any questions you have answered before the process begins.

Girls Division- Depending on space in the class, current 9th, and 10th, grade students  are welcome to apply as a midyear transfer student. To do this, transfer student applications must be submitted to the Dean of Admissions by December 1, 2021. A transfer student must complete the online application. Please contact our admissions office before filling out an application to St. Mary’s, or scheduling a campus visit. It is important we establish a relationship with you and get any questions you have answered before the process begins.

Applicants Requiring Academic Accommodations

If the applicant is on a current documented and supported IEP, 504 or another form of an accommodation plan, please contact Candace Castiglione, Dean of Admissions at 248-392-9280 or CCastiglione@stmarysprep.com to discuss the applicant. It is important that our staff discusses the applicant’s accommodation plan, so that we may further be aware of the specialized needs of the student. Our priority is to ensure the academic success of every prospective student and having these conversations first is a wonderful way to start.

Transfer students are NOT required to take a placement exam. Transfer students are accepted based on their current high school academic performance, behavioral records, and interview with the Dean of Admissions, Headmaster, and Dean of Students.

*Senior transfer (12th grade) students are not accepted to St. Mary’s Preparatory