Thank you for your interest in applying to Union Catholic High School. Our college preparatory curriculum includes six levels of learning within a 21st century learning environment and ESL classes to assist with language and cultural transition. In addition, Union Catholic offers 22 varsity athletic programs, an award-winning fine and performing arts program, and over 40 different clubs, service programs and organizations which afford students the opportunity to share common interests, cultivate their talents, develop leadership skills and learn the value of service.
Our student-generated International Newsletter gives you a glimpse of student life. Click below to review a copy (copies available in English or Chinese).
International Students interested in applying to Union Catholic High School for the 2018-2019 school year need to contact the Admission Office for seat availability prior to completing the application process firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete the International Student Application.
Submit the student's English Language Proficiency Test results, such as the TOEFL, TOEFL Jr., SLEP, or the iTEP, along with an explanation of scores.
Provide a copy of the student's academic records and translation to English along with an explanation of the grading system. Records must be submitted for each year in high school. For students applying to grade 9, records must be from the previous two academic years. The official school transcripts must be on school letterhead or must carry the official school stamp or seal.
Provide a copy of the student's passport or birth certificate.
Please submit the student's official immunization record. Please have your physician enter the exact dates of all immunizations and attach official seal. The record must then be translated into English. Students must be in compliance with immunization requirements for the state of New Jersey in order to attend class.
Upon receipt of the student application and supporting documentation, the student will be contacted to be interviewed via phone, in person, or through Skype.
An official letter from the Union Catholic Admissions Department will notify the student of the admissions decision.
All required documentation can be faxed to 908-889-9386 or emailed to Mrs. Betsy Thornton, Director of Admissions, at email@example.com
Statement and Fees
Tuition and fees for international students must be paid directly to Union Catholic High School. Payments must be either US currency or a check from a US Banking Institution. Tuition and fees are:
For the 2017-2018 School Year
Laptop Fee $1,750.00
Laptop Insurance Fee $150.00
Family Fundraising Fee $410.00
Uniform Fee $450.00
International Support Services Fee $4,000.00
Total Tuition and Fees $21,100.00
Tuition and fees must be paid in two installments; the first payment of $13,930 is due at the time of registration with the second payment of $7,170 due by January 4, 2017
Graduation Fee (students in grade 12) $250.00
Reserve a Seat Fee (for Union Catholic Bus) $450.00
Book Fee (this fee is dependent upon the student's course selection and can range between $250.00 and $325.00)
Please note: Uniforms must be purchased from Flynn O'Hara at an additional cost to the student.