To process your application in a timely fashion, we recommend that you follow the guidelines outlined below. Applicants must first complete an Admission Inquiry Form. It is also advisable that you schedule a campus visit and an interview as early as possible. Open Days and application deadlines are updated at the beginning of each scholastic year. For boarding students and Semester or Year Abroad applicants, we offer rolling admission.


St. Stephen’s School admits qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity.


Day Students Grade 9

Admission candidates entering Grade 9 are advised to visit the school with their parents during one of our Open Days, which are held from 09:00 to 12:00, by appointment only, on specified days throughout the fall.




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On Open Days, an admission application packet will be provided. To be considered for the following scholastic year, the application process must be completed no later than January 26, 2018. The list of documents required for completion of the application procedure is listed below.


Prospective students for Grade 9 must take an admission test. For details and to reserve a space, please contact or phone the Admissions Office on +39.06.575.0605.

Day Students Grade 10-12 & PG

To be assured full consideration, admission candidates are advised to complete the application procedure no later than January 26, 2018 for the following scholastic year, which commences in September. Admission to grades 10 through 12 is dependent upon available space. Students will only be evaluated for admission to St. Stephen's School after the documents listed below have been received.


Boarding Students Grade 9-12 & PG

Applicants wishing to board may follow the procedures listed below for admission consideration. St. Stephen's offers rolling admissions for boarding, including semester, Year Abroad, and diplomatic transfers. An onsite visit and interview with the student and parents or guardians is also required.

Students will only be evaluated for admission to St. Stephen's School after the submission of all requested documents. 


All Candidates Must:

  • Submit application form and fee
  • Provide past two years of academic transcripts from previous schools
  • Provide results from standardized testing, if available
  • Provide two teacher recommendations
  • Provide a graded student writing sample
  • Take an admissions test administered by St. Stephen's
  • Schedule an interview prospective student and parents or guardian with Head of School and Assistant Heads
  • Prospective students and parents of boarding candidates must also complete the Supplementary Boarding Form as part of the application process.



Please note that completing the application process does not automatically guarantee enrollment. The requested application fee covers testing and evaluation. All documents listed above must be received before or by the application deadline and parents will be notified in March of admission decisions. Enrollment is the final step of the admission application process.


St. Stephen's School Rome

Via Aventina 3, 00153 Rome, Italy

Tel: +39 065750605

Fax: +39 065741941


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