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At what time of year do you accept applications to Cardinal Newman School?

We accept admissions applications year round. Please click the  APPLY  tab on our home page to access our online admissions application. 


Is it possible to visit and tour Cardinal Newman School?

We welcome visitors to our school. Please call the Office of Admissions at (803) 888-1642 to schedule a visit.


Do I have to be Roman Catholic to attend Cardinal Newman School?

No, Cardinal Newman School accepts qualified candidates of any religious affiliation.


What time does school start?

Classes begin promptly at 8:30 AM and school is dismissed at 3:20 PM. 


Do you accept upperclassmen?

Cardinal Newman School accepts upperclassmen. A competed application, current transcript along with a discipline report must be furnished for admissions consideration.


Do you accept students with a SEVIS Form I-20?

Yes, we accept students with Sevis Form I-20, however, they must be proficient in the English language. Please visit our International Students section to obtain more information.