Transfer students currently living in the Tampa Bay area are only accepted at the beginning of a semester. Tampa Catholic does not accept local seniors as transfer students or juniors at the beginning of the second semester. Valedictorian & Salutatorian Eligibility: Students must have completed a minimum of five consecutive semesters at Tampa Catholic and be a model of exemplary behavior with no major disciplinary infractions.
Step 1: Complete An Application
Apply Now allows you to create an online account to apply as a transfer student to Tampa Catholic for the 2021-22 school year and submit the $50.00 (non-refundable) application fee.
Please save your log-in information as you will use this to enroll/register your student. You will be provided a confirmation email, a copy of the transfer affidavit and a request for records.
Step 2: Request For Records
- We will need records from your student's current school - two years of academic history (report card, transcript) including standardized test scores, courses with grades in process and a transfer student affidavit.
- Transfer students must be on track to graduate from Tampa Catholic.
- Students who have documented special needs must provide the complete results of a psychological-educational evaluation (within the last 3 years). Please fax or email the information to the Admissions Office. Information is confidential.
- After the required records and transfer affidavit are received, an Admissions Committee reviews the applicant's file and makes the final decision on admissions.
Step 3: Notice Of Admissions Status
When a transfer applicant receives an acceptance letter to Tampa Catholic High School, he or she will also receive instructions for online enrollment/registration, as well as tuition and financial aid information.
Congratulations on your Acceptance To Tampa Catholic!
Step 1: Complete the online enrollment/registration, go to Apply Now – use the same email and password as you originally set up to apply to Tampa Catholic. Use the line for New Student Enrollment Contract
Step 2: Complete the FACTS agreement noted on the Tuition/Finance page
Step 3: Submit the Parish Verification Form
Step 4: Submit the required Health Forms - Incoming students are required to present a Florida Certification of Immunizations (State of Florida DH Form 680) and School Entry Health Exam (State of Florida- DH Form 3040) – both of these forms are available from the Pediatrician/Doctor’s office. Students cannot start school without these forms on file. The Diocese of St. Petersburg does not recognize a religious objection to immunizations.
Step 5: Receive student schedule, complete summer reading, review Crusader Links
See Athletics for information on Sports Physicals and forms.
Please keep us up to date on any address / telephone / email changes so that you will continue to receive all necessary information from Tampa Catholic.
Families wishing to appeal a decision of the admissions committee should contact the Director of Admission, Cosmo Kunzelmann at 813.870.0860 ext. 240.