Admissions Process

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We encourage you and your family to visit Mater Dei Prep and experience all we have to offer first-hand. Open Houses, private tours and shadow visits are offered throughout the school year. You may also click here to fill out an inquiry form and we will follow up with you.
Step #1: Apply
Click here to begin the online application process. Simply create a PowerSchool account and follow the prompted steps.
Step #2: Visit
Express your interest in Mater Dei Prep by reaching out to our Admissions Department at We will reach out to you within 48 hours to review the admissions process and answer your questions.
All applicants and their parent(s) or guardian(s) are encouraged to visit Mater Dei Prep in-person OR virtually!
Step #3: Financial Assistance
If desired, complete the Mater Dei Prep financial aid application. Please note that you will need to create a new username and password for the FACTS site.

Tuition assistance is awarded for a period of one school year. Families must reapply for tuition assistance each year. In order to renew, a student must be in good academic standing and must have no outstanding financial obligations to the school.

If your child is an incoming 9th grade student, you may proceed with the financial aid application utilizing your 2019 tax year documentation. 

Step #4: Admission Decision
Mater Dei Prep will be reviewing applicants on a rolling basis. 
Step #5: Placement Exam
Mater Dei Prep administers the PSAT. For class placement, all incoming freshman are either required to take the Placement Exam OR undergo a Multiple-Measures Assessment.
*Please note: Our Placement Exam is NOT an entrance exam. This does not determine your acceptance at Mater Dei Prep*
If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions Office at



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*Mater Dei Prep adheres to a policy of nondiscrimination and admits students of any race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, with all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.*

Admissions Office:

Alex Winnicker
Director of Admissions & Enrollment Management
732-671-9100 x117