Admissions Timeline

Class of 2021

Student Visits

September 2016 – February 2017

Eighth grade students may spend a day or half-day at the Mount. Visits are encouraged in the month of October and the first two weeks of November.  Overnight visits are also available so prospective students can get the full experience of what being a boarding student at Mount Michael is like.  To arrange a visit, please call Jack Pritchard at 402-238-1457 or


Open House

Sunday, November 13, 2016 RSVP 

1:00 – 4:00 P.M.

Meet the faculty and student representatives at Open House. Learn more about Mount Michael’s academic programs and dorm life. Application packages will be available at the Open House. If you miss Open House, please request an application package by phone or e-mail and it will be mailed to you. 


When To Apply To Mount Michael

November, 2016- February, 2017* 

Complete admission application and financial aid application. It is not necessary to wait for the entrance exam before submitting the admissions application. Early applications are encouraged.  *Application fee is waived for all students who submit their applications prior to November 20, 2016. 


Exam Dates

November 8th Grade Practice Entrance Exam

Saturday, November 19, 2016    8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Exam Registration


December 8th Grade Practice Entrance Exam

Saturday,  December 3, 2016    8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Exam Registration


Entrance Exam*

Saturday, January 14, 2017    8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. - Exam Registration

*Students must take exam on this date to be considered for an academic scholarship from Mount Michael.  


Alternate Entrance Exam Date

Saturday, January 21, 2017    8:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. - Exam Registration

This date is also a popular option for 6th and 7th graders who want to get a practice exam in before taking it in 8th grade.   


Interview Day

Monday, January 16, 2017


First Consideration Date

January 27, 2017


Acceptance letters will be mailed

February 3, 2017


Scholarship Delivery Day

February 7, 2017


Priority Deadline for Financial Aid Materials

March 3, 2017


Questions regarding financial aid can be directed to the Business Manager, Fr. Louis Sojka O.S.B., at (402) 206-2084 or




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Mount Michael Benedictine School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origins to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at Mount Michael Benedictine School.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan program, and athletic and other school-administered programs.