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Grades 5-8

Applications are accepted at any time; for early decision consideration for the 2018-19 school year, please complete all steps by Jan. 19, 2018.

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in University School of Milwaukee. Please complete the application steps below. If you have questions, please contact the Office of Enrollment Management at admissions@usmk12.org or 414.540.3320.

Step 1:
 Complete the online Application for Admission (including the $50 application fee).

Step 2: Request recommendations from your child’s current English and math teacher (grades 6-8 only).
  • Download the Teacher Recommendation Form, and give one copy to the student's English/ELA teacher, and one copy to the student's mathematics teacher.
  • Teachers should submit the recommendations directly to the Office of Enrollment Management. Teachers may email the forms to admissions@usmk12.org or fax the completed form to our office (414.352.8076).

Step 3:
 Schedule your child's shadow visit and admissions interview. 
  • Call the Office of Enrollment Management at 414.540.3320 or email admissions@usmk12.org.
  • Applicants will be assigned a student guide and spend the day with their peers for an opportunity to experience the academic and social environment

Step 4: Schedule your child's admissions test.

Step 5: Notification of admission and enrollment decision. 
  • Once the application process is complete, the Admissions Committee will review your child’s file. Admission will be based on all aspects of the student’s record, admissions process, and the availability of space in the grade.
  • Families will have two weeks to accept or decline admission.
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