The Admission Process
Admissions Facts & Figures
- Oxbridge receives more than 400 applications for an average of 150 admission spots each year
- More than 25% of Oxbridge students are students of color
- More than 30% of Oxbridge students receive financial aid
- Oxbridge students travel from 28 different towns and locations up to 40 miles away
Oxbridge Academy admission process is designed to ensure that we select students who will thrive in a project-based learning environment. Typically these students are individuals who have strong GPAs, outstanding character, and are active in the arts, athletics, and extracurricular activities. To ensure that Oxbridge is the right fit for you, and that you are the right fit for Oxbridge, we follow a process that is informative, comprehensive and straightforward.
We invite you to discover what makes Oxbridge different. To learn more about Oxbridge before applying, ask a question, or schedule a visit call us at (561) 972-9826 or email email@example.com.
Late applications are still being accepted for the 2017-2018 school year. Space is limited, so please call the Admission Office before applying: 561-972-9826. Late applicants are required to submit transcripts before applying.
2. Request for Records Release
Grade 9 applicants are required to request complete grades from their last full school year, as well as current grades (minimum of one complete quarter) from this school year to be sent to Oxbridge Academy by fax (561) 972-9655 or scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grade 10, 11, and 12 applicants are required to request their official high school transcript(s), high school profile(s), and current grades (minimum of one complete quarter) from this school year to be sent to Oxbridge Academy by fax (561) 972-9655 or scan and email to email@example.com.
Schools will only release official records with the signed consent of a parent/guardian.
3. Submit Teacher Recommendations
Applicants are required to have their current English and Math teachers submit Teacher Recommendation Forms. Applicants are also permitted to have an additional recommendation completed by a faculty member or administrator from this year or last year. The parent or student should give these forms directly to the appropriate teachers after the first quarter is completed and ask them to fax the forms to (561) 972-9655 or scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org. These recommendations are confidential.
4. Standardized Testing
Applicants are required to provide Oxbridge Academy with a copy of their most recent standardized testing. Acceptable tests include: SSAT, FSA, PSAT, SAT, ACT, ERB, ISEE, Iowa, etc. Please call the Admission Office if you have questions regarding the testing requirement.
5. Financial Aid
Oxbridge Academy uses School and Student Services by NAIS (SSS) to help determine a family's financial need. Please visit www.sssbynais.org to begin a financial aid application. In order for your financial aid application to be complete, we will need your 2015 1040 and W2 forms, as well as your 2016 1040 and W2 forms as soon as they are available. If you have any questions, please visit the Tuition and Financial aid tab.
6. Campus Visit and Student Interview
The Admission Office will contact you to schedule your interview appointment once we have received the English and Math Teacher Recommendations, Transcripts and Test Scores.