Report Cards
Scan and email copies of the applicant’s 2012-2013 final report card and the most recent report card or progress report for the current 2013-2014 school year. Official transcripts from the school are not required - copies of report cards sent to the families may be submitted. Email scanned report cards to In the subject line of the email please type the applicant’s name. While we prefer electronic submission, paper copies of report cards are also accepted and can be mailed to the Office of Admission or faxed to (512) 327-6771.
Testing and Entrance Examinations
All admission applicants must take the Independent School Entrance Examination (ISEE) or the Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT).

Domestic students may take either the ISEE or SSAT. You will need to to pre-register (a minimum of 3 weeks prior to test) through the ISEE test or SSAT test website. The ISEE is administered at locations in Austin, the state, and nationally. St. Stephen's will offer the ISEE on December 7, 2013 and January 11, 2014. Taking the test before or on January 25, 2014 will ensure that the scores are received by the January 25 applicaton deadline for priority admission. The SSAT is administered worldwide at testing centers. Check the SSAT website for dates and locations.

International students can search for SSAT test sites in their home countries by clicking here. SLEP or TOEFL scores may be submitted (in addition to the SSAT scores) to demonstrate English proficiency.

Boarding students can submit a SSAT Common Application.
Schedule an interview with an Admission Officer by calling 512-327-1213 ext.210. The interview is required and must be completed by the January 25th deadline for priority admission. Parent(s) and student attend the interview. Due to limited availability in January, we encourage families to complete their interview before December 15, 2013. Out-of-area and international students may arrange an interview via SKYPE.