How to Apply

We are pleased by your interest in Episcopal High School. The following steps will guide you through the application process. Please note that as part of our sustainability initiative, we encourage all applicants to use our online application. Please do not hesitate to call us at 703-933-4062 with any questions. 

Completed applications are due January 15, and families are notified of the admissions decision on March 10. Students whose applications are received after the deadline will be reviewed on a rolling basis as space allows.

To check the status of your application (whether you have applied using our online application or through another source), please use our Application Checklist feature.

Episcopal High School welcomes motivated and talented boys and girls of good character who will be entering 9th, 10th, and 11th grades. (We do not admit post-graduates or one-year seniors)

For a candidate to be considered for admission to Episcopal, the following are required:

    1. Formal application including a general information form with non-refundable $60 application fee, student profile with personal essay, parent questionnaire, and a health and medical information form.
    2. Letters of recommendation from:
      • Current head of school or counselor
      • Current English teacher
      • Current mathematics teacher
    3. An academic transcript
    4. Standardized testing (see testing tab)
    5. A personal interview with an EHS Admissions officer.

    Please note: All applicants must demonstrate a strong command of the English language verified by our standardized testing requirement. While we welcome applications from students from all over the world, we do not have an English as a Second Language (ESL) program.

    Episcopal High School admits qualified students of any race, gender, color, sexual orientation, and national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. EHS does not discriminate in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship or loan programs, and other School-administered programs. We seek students who are motivated and enthusiastic about learning and who will contribute to and benefit from the Episcopal experience .