Admissions Events

Learn more about all that Ursuline has to offer at one of our admissions events!

 

2021-2022 Admissions Events for Prospective Families

Save the date for these admissions events!

 

 


 

High School Placement Test (HSPT) Prep Class

August 2 - 6, 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. with optional practice test on Saturday, August 7.

This prep class will be held in person on Ursuline's campus.

8th Graders can prepare for the HSPT at UA this summer. Fall Monday after school session also available September 27 - October 25. Learn more and register.


8th Grade Day

Saturday, August 28, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Informational Meeting for Parents about the High School application process from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus.

Rising 8th graders are invited to spend a fun day learning about all aspects of Ursuline from current UA students. Students will tie-dye a t-shirt using Chemistry, contribute to a community service project, participate in games and activities led by UA students, and more. A pizza lunch will be provided.

Registration now available in the Checklist in your Admissions Portal. Log in here.

Don't have an Admissions Account yet? Create one here.


Shadow Days

August - November. Details and registration here.

Shadow Days will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus.

8th Graders are invited to spend a day "shadowing" a current Ursuline student to find out what life as a Lion is all about!


 

Volleyball Grade School Night

Thursday, September 9, 6:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus.

 

Come cheer on the Lions! 5th - 8th graders receive free admission to Ursuline's home volleyball game and pizza and treats between matches, including a spirit wear raffle. Wear your grade school or UA spirit wear! The Varsity game against Seton High School begins at 6:30pm. Grade school night treats will be available starting at 6:00pm, but feel free to come earlier if you would like to watch the Freshman game (4:30) or Junior Varsity game (5:30).

Register here

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)


 

UA Saturday Spotlighting Diversity

Saturday, September 18, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Parent meeting from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Parents are also welcome to attend the closing prayer service at 1:30 p.m. before picking up their daughter at 2:00 p.m.

 

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus. Masks are recommended.

 

Join us for a fun and immersive day spotlighting Diversity & Inclusion at Ursuline! All 7th and 8th Grade prospective students are welcome.

This event is hosted by several of Ursuline's Diversity Clubs and Organizations:

  • Black Student Union
  • Asian Pacific American Student Union
  • Harmony
  • Hands Across Campus
  • Spectrum

Read more about these clubs on our website.

Prospective students will join Ursuline student leaders for small and large group activities including mini-club meetings, games, discussions, a student panel, and more!

Lunch will be provided for all students.

The day will conclude with a prayer service from 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Parents are welcome to join for the prayer service.

The parent meeting from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. will include introductions and information from Ursuline's President, Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, Admissions Director, and a current UA Student and Parent, as well as time for Q&A.

 

Ursuline Academy fosters community and an atmosphere of mutual respect by enhancing understanding and cooperation among all Ursuline students regarding different cultures, ethnicities, learning styles, opinions, religious traditions, sexual orientation and socio-economic backgrounds. It is our belief that diversity brings richness and meaning to life, and that exposure to a broad range of talents, perspectives and experiences better prepares the young women of Ursuline Academy for full participation in our school, local and global community.

Register here

 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)


 

 

Information Session for Prospective Families

Tuesday, September 14, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus with a virtual option for attending remotely.

Prospective parents and students in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for an information night to learn more about how Ursuline prepares young women for college and beyond by nurturing their souls, intellects, hearts, and imaginations. You'll hear from school leadership, admissions staff, faculty, and students on topics including:

  • academics and curriculum
  • the benefit of surrounding your daughter with girls who love to learn
  • our counseling department
  • community ministries: campus ministry, community service, and diversity & inclusion
  • clubs and student life
  • athletics
  • performing arts
  • the admissions process
  • and more!

Register here for the in-person event.

Register here if you would like to join virtually.

 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)

 


Financial Aid Information Session for Prospective Families

Wednesday, September 22, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

This event will be held virtually.

Prospective parents are invited to join us for a virtual information session about how to fund an Ursuline education. Topics covered will include:

  • scholarship opportunities
  • applying for financial aid using the FACTS application
  • EdChoice
  • financial aid FAQs
  • and more!

Register here for the virtual event. 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)

 


The Case for All-Girls Education: Information Session for Prospective Families

Wednesday, October 6, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus with a virtual option for attending remotely.

Parents and students in grades 5 - 8 are invited to learn more from Ursuline educators, administrators, students, and alumnae about the benefits of an all-girls education.

Register here for the in-person event.

Register here if you would like to join virtually.

 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)


 

UA Saturday Event for Prospective Families

Saturday, October 9, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Parent meeting from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Parents are also welcome to attend the closing prayer service at 1:30 p.m. before picking up their daughter at 2:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus. Masks are recommended. 

Join us for a fun and immersive day to learn more about Ursuline! All 7th and 8th Grade prospective students are welcome.

Prospective students will join Ursuline student leaders for small and large group activities including club and student life activities, mini Ursuline classes, a student panel, and more!

Lunch will be provided for all students.

The day will conclude with a prayer service from 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Parents are welcome to join for the prayer service.

Register here for the event. 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)


Information Session for Prospective Families

Thursday, October 21, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus with a virtual option for attending remotely.

*This is the same program that was held on September 14th and will cover the same information. 

Prospective parents and students in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for an information night to learn more about how Ursuline prepares young women for college and beyond by nurturing their souls, intellects, hearts, and imaginations. You'll hear from school leadership, admissions staff, faculty, and students on topics including:

  • academics and curriculum
  • the benefit of surrounding your daughter with girls who love to learn
  • our counseling department
  • community ministries: campus ministry, community service, and diversity & inclusion
  • clubs and student life
  • athletics
  • performing arts
  • the admissions process
  • and more!

Register here for the in-person event.

Register here if you would like to join virtually.

 

(8th Graders can also register for the event in the Class of 2026 checklist in your admissions portal.)


Open House

Saturday, November 6, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus.

 

The Open House offers prospective students and their families an opportunity to see the school on a student-led tour, meet Ursuline faculty and staff, and explore all that Ursuline has to offer. 5th - 8th graders and families are welcome.

Ursuline will also offer a Spring Open House on Sunday, May 15 for 5th - 7th graders and their families.

Registration coming soon.


Musical Grade School Event

 

Sunday, November 14, 1:00 p.m. (show begins at 2:30 p.m.)

This event will be held in-person on Ursuline's campus.

5th - 8th graders are invited to join us for Ursuline's musical: The Little Mermaid! Come before the show for some fun activities and dessert and the chance to meet members of the cast and crew. 5th - 8th graders receive free admission to the show.

Registration coming soon.


Entrance Test: High School Placement Test (HSPT)

Saturday, November 20, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The test will be offered in-person on Ursuline's campus. 8th graders may take the test at any Catholic high school and have their scores sent to Ursuline.

 

All 8th graders applying to a Catholic high school in Cincinnati for the 2022-2023 school year must take the High School Placement Test (HSPT).

 

Learn more about how the test is used and how to prepare for it.

Registration will be available over the summer.


 

More events may be added throughout the year! Make sure you are on our mailing list to receive the latest updates.