Lawrenceville, NJ

How to Apply

Class of 2022 and Transfers for 2018-19

We look forward to getting you know you in the fall!  There will be many opportunities for you to come to campus and meet faculty, students, and administrators.  This year, we will be using the Standard Online Application, administered through the Enrollment Management Association, which will be available on August 21.  Check back after that date to begin the application process!  Please be sure to attend our Open House scheduled for October 5. You may register here.

There are two ways to apply:
Early Decision: We are excited to offer an Early Decision option for our families!  Submit your application by October 20 and you will receive an admission decision by December 15. Tuition deposit and registration fee will be due by Friday January 5. Students applying Early Decision for the Class of 2022 must take the HSPT on October 21 and interview with Admissions staff by October 31.  

Regular Admissions: We look forward to receiving your application by January 31 with an admission decision by March 9.  All students must take the HSPT on December 16 or submit their SSAT scores to Notre Dame by January 31.  Tuition deposit and registration fee will be due on March 21.
In order to guarantee a place at Notre Dame, and to ensure availability of courses, all accepted students must register on March 21.

The following information will be required for all applicants:

1. Standard Online Application (SAO)
Submit an online application and non-refundable $50 fee. This fee is waived for the children of alumni. Please contact the Enrollment Management Office after August 21 to obtain a waiver code.  Additionally, all academic records and teacher recommendations will be uploaded to this site.  More information will be available on this page in the beginning of August.

2. Placement Test
All prospective students are required to take the High School Placement Test (HSPT) which wil be administered at Notre Dame High School.  For those students applying to independent schools and taking the SSAT, we are happy to accept the SSAT in lieu of the HSPT.  Notre Dame will be listed on the SSAT application for you to select and automatically send us your test scores.

3. Interview
All prospective students and their parent(s)/guardian(s) are required to meet with a member of the Admissions Committee for an interview.  Online registration will be available after September 1. Available dates and times will be listed.

Competitive Admission Policy

Notre Dame High School has a competitive Admissions Policy based upon:
  • Past performance 
  • Present achievement  
  • Future potential  
  • Desire to contribute and be a part of the Notre Dame tradition

Notification of Admission Decision

Decisions will be based upon the enrollment availability and "fit" between the school and the applicant. Notre Dame High School welcomes applicants from a wide variety of backgrounds and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin in its admission or administrative policies

Contact Us

List of 2 members.

  • Laura Sarubbi 

    Director of Enrollment Management
    609-882-7900, ext. 130
  • Joseph Petitto 

    Associate Director of Enrollment Management
    609-882-7900, ext. 183

Eugenia M. Moore, Parent of Alumna

"Spend four years within a community . . . as you learn more about the life God has planned for you."

Notre Dame High School

Located on 100 beautiful acres in Central New Jersey, Notre Dame High School, founded in 1957, is a college preparatory school for grades 9 - 12, preparing young men and women for lives of purpose, built upon a foundation of Catholic faith, with a commitment to academics, co-curricular activities and service to others.