Apply to The University School


Enrollment is limited to 40 students (9th-12th grade). Students can enroll and begin classes anytime. Students must meet academic criteria to be accepted to our school and interview with the Head of School. Students who have a history of or current behavioral concerns that impede the learning of others should not apply to our school.


Tuition for the 2023-2024 academic year is $22,275.00. Please contact the Head of School, Nicole Lockerman, at for information about tuition for special education services.


Tuition is collected in two installments: August and January on the respective academic year. 

Students who reside in a low performing school district may qualify for a scholarship through EITC or OITC. For more information about this program, please visit

Apply by Mail

You can apply by mail by filling out the application provided below and sending to
The University School
5711 Howe Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

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