Please refer to the checklist below for everything you need to know about applying to St. Margaret's. Our Admission Team looks forward to getting to know you, and to helping you with the application process.

St. Margaret's is accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year.  Please contact the Office of Admission for more information.

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Application Checklist

✓Application & Supplements

  • SMS Student Application: Please create an account so that we can best serve you through the admission process.
  • Recommendations: Teacher recommendations must be completed by current Math and English teachers.
  • Transcript: Please have your guidance counselor send your transcript and most recent semester/marking period grades from this year to the Office of Admission.

Please note we also accept the SSAT Standard Application or the TABS Common Application.


Interviews are conducted on campus, virtually via Zoom or similar platform, or as we travel to your area. Schedule an appointment to visit St. Margaret's by calling the Office of Admission at 804.443.3357 or sending an email to

✓Test Scores

The SSAT is our preferred admission test, register today. Please submit results using the school code 6724.
If English is your second language, register for the TOEFL test or take the Duolingo English Test. Please submit results using the school code B525.
We understand this year has been a challenging year, and not everyone has had access to standardized tests. Contact our admission team for an alternative option in lieu of test scores. 

✓Financial Aid

Apply for need-based financial aid through SSS by NAIS if you believe you may qualify.
Please note the St. Margaret's SSS financial aid code is 6724.

✓Application Fee

$50 for U.S. applicants.
$100 for international applicants.
Please note the application fee is non-refundable.

✓Admission Important Dates for the 2021-2022 School Year

February 28 Application Due Date
*Please note that later applications will be considered on a rolling basis but will not be considered for scholarships. Need based financial aid is available to applicants after the application due date as long as funds are available.  
March 5 Decision Notification Day
May 1 Enrollment Contract and Deposit Due Date