Entrance Exam

Entrance Exam

All young men interested in applying to Marquette University High School are required to take the Entrance Exam. Registration for the Entrance Exam is completed as part of the Admissions application.

The exam will be entirely virtual this year. Students will need a laptop and internet connection to complete the exam from home.

Makeup Dates for the Entrance Exam for the Class of 2025

Students who submit their applications after Nov. 1 will be able to take the Entrance Exam on the following date:

  • Friday, Dec. 4, 2020 - 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Application must be submitted by Dec. 2.)


About the Exam:

  • The HSPT is a five-part multiple choice test of verbal, quantitative, reading, mathematics, and language skills.

Preparation for the Exam:

  • Students should get a good night's sleep.
  • On the day of the exam, students should eat a good breakfast.
  • Calculators are not allowed.
  • Cell phones must be turned off during the exam.

Complete Admissions Application Prior to the Exam:

  • All young men interested in admission to Marquette University High School must submit the online application prior to taking the entrance exam.
  • The non-refundable application fee is $30.