Transfer Student Application Process

Application Summary

Archbishop Williams High School welcomes the opportunity to ensure the academic and social growth of students in Grades 10 & 11.  Transfer applicants whose school record indicates academic strength, good character, and a desire to attend AWHS will be invited to visit the school for an admissions interview.  The requirements for transfer students are summaried below:

ApplicationOnline Application

Transcript & Discipline RecordRequired


Teacher RecommendationOptional

Application TimelineProvided

Visiting DaysAvailable

Application Details


Students applying to Archbishop Williams High School must apply online.  Parents will need to create an account in order to submit their child's application.  Once the application is submitted, parents will be able to re-login and see the status of the application package (i.e., have all the necessary steps been completed and documented).      

Transcript & Discipline Form

All students applying for the 10th and 11th grades must submit our Transcript and Discipline Form. This form should be completed by the applicant's parent or guardian then given to the applicant's teacher.  The school will complete the form and send it it directly to AWHS.


No testing is required for transfer students.

Teacher Recommendations

Teacher recommendations are optional for students wishing to transfer to Archbishop Wililams.  Although applicants are neither required nor expected to submit letters of recommendation, students are welcome to have an educator write a letter of recommendation on their behalf as a supplement to the application.

Application Timeline

Date Event/Deadline
September 30
High School Fair hosted by
Archbishop Williams (11:00-1:00)
October 28
Open House (11:00-1:00)
November 1
Open House (6:00-8:00)
– August
Rolling Admission &
August / September Welcome Picnic for Students and
Families; Orientation

Visiting Days

Open House

To learn more about Archbishop Williams, please join us at one of our Open Houses:

  • Sunday, October 28, 2018 (11:00am-1:00pm)

  • Thursday, November 1, 2018 (6:00pm-8:00pm)

Visiting Days

The best way to learn more and see more is to sign your child up for a visiting day.  Your child will be welcomed to campus by a current student, attend classes, and witness the strength of our school community.  To schedule a visiting day, please contact our Admissions Director, Michela Schuster, at 781-535-6051, or email