How to Apply


Mercy High School is proud of our legacy as an exceptional all-girls institution offering a college prepatory, Catholic high school education. We look forward to reviewing your application!



Applicants for the Class of 2028

Entering freshwomen are invited to complete the following steps:

1. Create an account and complete the online Application for Admission

2. Complete the Records Release Form.Complete this form and give it to the student's current school principal or school guidance counselor. He or she will send the records and transcripts directly to Mercy.  

3. Submit a Teacher Recommendation. Recommendation forms are available on the admissions portal. One recommendation is required from a current or past teacher, principal or guidance counselor. 

4.  Complete the Mercy High School Entrance Exam. To register and select your date, create an admissions account and complete the online application.  

5. When all components (including online application, Records Release Form, Teacher Recommendation, and Entrance Exam) are complete, students will be contacted regarding their acceptance status by mail in late December.

The deadline for complete applications (Online Application, Entrance Exam, Records and Recommendations) is November 30, 2023.  Applications received after November 30 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Please contact the Director of Admissions with questions.


Transfer Students

Students wishing to transfer to Mercy High School into the Classes of 2025, 2026 & 2027 are invited follow the process outlined below.

1.  Create an account and complete the online Application for Admission.

2.  Complete the Records Release Form.  Complete the form and give it to the student's current school Principal or School Guidance Counselor.  He or she will send the records directly to Mercy. 

3.  Contact the Director of Admissions to schedule a meeting. Transfer students are not required to take the Entrance Exam.

Please contact the Director of Admissions with questions.











The Mercy Classic is back! 

Join us on Monday, Sept. 30, at Wallingford Country Club for the return of another important Mercy tradition! 

After a move to one of the premier private clubs in Connecticut, we’re ready to go for our annual golf tournament. We hope to see you this fall at our exclusive event!