Application Process

Brophy takes a comprehensive look at all applicants for admissions; each applicant file includes an online application and essay, six recommendation forms, transcript of academic record from seventh and eighth grades, standardized test scores from seventh grade, entrance exam and exam essay, and personal interview.

We will open the application process for the Class of 2025 on Oct. 14. Applicants who complete our Inquiry Form prior to that date will be emailed a username and password to access the online application. After Oct. 14, please contact our office for login credentials.

For high school students interested in applying as transfer students, please visit the Transfer Student page.

Please note: This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.

Class of 2025 Applicant Due Dates
  1. Submit a copy of the applicant's birth certificate (upload online to application) as soon as possible
  2. Online application, including personal essay, due no later than Jan. 8 if taking Entrance Exam on Jan. 9, or due no later than Jan. 22 if taking Entrance Exam on Jan. 23
  3. Six recommendation forms (English, math, teacher of choice, principal/counselor, extracurricular and religious) due no later than Jan. 29
  4. Transcripts (sixth, seventh grade and first semester/trimester of eighth grade) due no later than Jan. 29
  5. Standardized test scores (AzMERIT, ERBs, Iowas, etc.), if available, from sixth or seventh grade due no later than Jan. 29
  6. HSPT Entrance Exam plus writing prompt will be offered at Brophy Jan. 9 and Jan. 23
  7. Personal Interview — applicants will be able to sign up for selected dates in January
A $80 fee, payable online with the submission of an application, also covers the HSPT exam at Brophy (and registers you automatically for the exam). For information on qualifying for a waiver of the $80 fee, contact the Office of Admissions.

Application decisions will be available online Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, at approximately 4 p.m. Letters also will be mailed to all applicants and should arrive by the following Monday or Tuesday. Accepted students have three weeks to make a decision and must register for the 2021–22 school year by March 19. 

Important Dates

Jan. 11, 13, 14, 19, 20, 25, 2021 – Personal Interviews from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

Jan. 8, 2021 – Online application due for students taking Entrance Exam Jan. 9

Jan. 9, 2021 – HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT TEST (HSPT) ENTRANCE EXAM, check-in at 7:15 a.m.

Jan. 22, 2021 – Online application due for students taking Entrance Exam Jan. 23

Jan. 23, 2021
 – HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT TEST (HSPT) ENTRANCE EXAM, check-in at 7:15 a.m.

Jan. 29, 2021 – All application materials due for Class of 2025 applicants

Feb. 26, 2021 – Admissions decisions available online at 4 p.m.

March 19, 2021 – Deadline for registering as a new student

March 31, 2021 – World Language Proficiency Exams (Spanish and Latin)

April 12 or April 14, 2021 – Math Proficiency Exams (Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus)

April 19, 2021 – Follow-up Math Proficiency Exams (make-up exams)

April 27, 2021 – New Student Welcome/Barbecue

June 1, 2021 – Summer School begins (credit classes)

July 2, 2021 – Summer School ends