Virtual Admission Hub

At Santa Catalina, relationships and community are at the core of our educational mission. While we aren’t able to experience this in person right now, we have a number of ways for you to connect virtually with our community.

(un)Commonly Catalina: An Open House Series

A Santa Catalina School girl laughs in class

During these uncommon times, we invite you to join us for an uncommon virtual experience from November 7-19. We have a variety of live events where you can learn more about Catalina and start the journey to discover the true you. So start following your dreams, and register below!
 


Featured Live Events:

  • Virtual Tour — November 7
  • Truly Catalina: Meet our Students — November 10
  • Truly Together: Learning @ Catalina — November 12
  • Truly Immersive: The Catalina International Student Experience — November 13
  • Chart Your True Course: Catalina’s Curriculum — November 15
  • Truly Catalina: Meet our Parents — November 17
  • Truly Possible: Tuition Assistance Webinar — November 17
  • Truly Together: Learning @ Catalina — November 19

Register for (un)Commonly Catalina



Upcoming virtual events

Monthly Santa Catalina Virtual Tours
Take a virtual tour of campus facilities with the admission office.

California Boarding School Webinar
Interested in learning about boarding school for high school? Admission teams from Catalina and 9 other California boarding schools talk about topics such as dorm life, college preparation, global communities, and more.



Tours and Interviews

We can’t wait to meet you and introduce you to all things Catalina! To get to know each other better, a campus tour and interview are required components of the application process. Each applicant should schedule a tour of campus and an applicant interview, which will be conducted virtually via Zoom or Skype.

Virtual tours
We are happy to offer personalized virtual tours to interested families. We also offer virtual group tours.

Virtual visits are available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday. Times vary by appointment, but 3:00-5:00 p.m. is recommended. Appointments begin October 1.

Interviews 
The virtual interview includes both the parents and the applicants. It is a great time to have your questions answered and for us to get to know you better. The interview will be virtual via Zoom or Skype. Interviews are held after you experience your tour.

Contact the admission office at admission@santacatalina.org or 831.655.9356 to schedule your in-person or virtual visit.
 



Student Corner

Watch the videos below to get students' views on the all girls experience, community at Catalina, and more.

Meet Cailin '22
Day student

Meet Olivia '22
Day student

Meet Kaly '22
Boarding student from Mexico

Meet Jane '21
Boarding student from the San Francisco Bay Area



Virtual Catalina

Check out these resources to get a glimpse of the Catalina girl experience.

Webinars

Catalina Dreaming
Get answers to your questions and hear from Head of Upper School Julie Lenherr Edson ’88, faculty, young alumnae, and current families. Watch the recording here.

California Boarding Schools
Interested in learning about boarding school for high school? Admission teams from Catalina and 9 other California boarding schools talk about topics such as dorm life, college preparation, global communities, and much more! Watch here.

Santa Catalina School Webinar

At Santa Catalina, we challenge students to achieve excellence in every arena, from academics to competitive athletics in 12 sports to an arts program with professional-quality facilities. Get to know us by getting an inside look at all of the programs that make a Catalina education so impactful.


 

 



Connect with us

Email a member of our admission team for region-specific questions, or email admission@santacatalina.org for general inquiries. Our team is also happy to set up virtual meetings via Zoom.

Jamie Buffington Browne '85

Jamie Buffington Browne '85

Director of Admission
Stephanie Hill

Stephanie Hill

Associate Director of Admission
Territory: Western U.S.
Sarah Kline

Sarah Kline

Associate Director of Admission
Territory: Eastern U.S. and Monterey Bay Area
Ala Milani '87

Ala Milani '87

Associate Director of Admission
Territory: International

Catalina Admission Portal

The Catalina Admission Portal is available for anyone who has filled out our Request Information form.

Catalina Admission Portal