International Student Programs
Marist Catholic High School accepts international students at all grade levels, as long as space is available in that grade level.
Trimester Program (12 weeks)
This program is offered by PSE – Private & Public School F-1 Exchange. Trimester students experience American culture and Marist classes for 12 weeks. Students who participate in this program receive a certificate of attendance.
Exchange Program (1 semester or 1 year)
This program is offered by all of our international partners. Exchange students may attend first or second semester, or for a full year. In addition to a certificate of attendance, students who attend Marist through the exchange program have the option to earn course credit.
International Program (2-4 years)
This program is offered by all of our international partners. International students who attend Marist for two (2) consecutive years are able to earn a Marist Catholic High School diploma.
International Student Policy
International students must be a part of an international student program. Students are expected to apply for admission through an international program. They are also expected to remain with their international program for the duration of their enrollment, through graduation. International students must live with a host family who is approved by their international program.
Students who are interested in attending Marist but do not have an international program are invited to work with one of our international partners listed below.
Decisions on international applicants will be based on the following criteria:
For Exchange and/or International Program Students, fees and half of tuition are due by August 1. The remaining tuition is due by December 31. Tuition and fees will be due in full by January 1 for second semester transfers.
Application Materials and Deadlines
September admission: June 30- all materials must be submitted
January admission: December 14- all materials must be submitted
Your international agent or company will assist you with completing the online application. In order to make the process go smoothly, you will need to submit the following items to your agent for your application:
Marist International Partners/Agents
If you are in need of an international agent, Marist has a working relationship with the following:
Interested Chinese students and parents may contact Marist Catholic High School’s agent in China, Beijing HYFY International Culture Exchange Co., Ltd (HYFY).
PSE – Private & Public School F-1 Exchange
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