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We are no longer accepting applications for the SI Class of 2027.

Next Steps for 8th Grade Applicants:
Entrance Exam - we can no longer accomodate additional students to take the HSPT at SI
Admissions Video (required for all 8th grade applicants) - due by December 15th
Optional Supplemental Recommendation - due by December 15th (one per applicant)

Transcripts & School Recommendations - the SI Admissions Office will request grades & the confidential school recommendation directly from your school. 

Check our Timeline for Important Dates


On behalf of the entire SI community, thank you for your interest in St. Ignatius College Preparatory. We want you to have every opportunity to learn about what makes SI special, so we offer many ways to visit our house!

Come for an in-person campus visit. Cheer on SI at one of our many sporting events. Attend an instrumental or choral concert, our fall play or a dance concert.  Visit our Virtual Open House any time to meet members of our SI family. Remember, our house is always open and you are welcome.

Please see the Timeline for admissions events and the Campus Visits page for additional events. Feel free to contact us at if you have any questions.

Our Mission

St. Ignatius College Preparatory is more than merely a high school. It is a community of lifelong learners that supports students as they develop into thriving adults. With a commitment to intellectual excellence, leadership, service, and justice, our students strive to respond courageously to the opportunities and challenges of our time. Through a rigorous and integrated program of academic, spiritual, and co-curricular activities, St. Ignatius educates all aspects of our students according to the Jesuit philosophy of Cura Personalis, care for the whole person.

We Look Forward to Meeting You

Ms. Kristy Cahill Jacobson '98
Director of Admissions

Ms. Lori YapMs. Samantha Recinos '14
Assistant Admissions Director

Ms. Samantha RecinosMs. Betsy Mora
Community Outreach Associate

Ms. Mary DriscollMs. Mary Driscoll '14
Admissions Associate

Contact Us

Office of Admissions (Room 118)
St. Ignatius College Preparatory
2001 - 37th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116

Phone: (415) 731-7500 Ext. 5274

St. Ignatius College Preparatory, mindful of its mission to be witnesses to the love of Christ for all, admits students of any race, color, religion and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at the school. St. Ignatius College Preparatory does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion and national and/or ethnic origin, age, sex or disability in the administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. St. Ignatius College Preparatory maintains an Open Enrollment Policy.