International Students

In addition to the regular application process, international students must:
  • Be fluent in English and approved by the Principal and admissions committee.

  • Take the ISEE Test- Visit: for a Prometric Testing Center location near you to take the test. Locations are world wide. If an ISEE test site is not nearby, the TOEFL test is acceptable. No International Students will be considered for admissions without one of these tests.

  • Secure a guardian and have him/her visit with the Director of Admissions to discuss guardianship responsibilities as listed
    1. Student must live with a legal guardian, family member or host family. 
    2. Guardian is responsible for arranging transportation to and from school, working with the Bishop Lynch administration if any problems arise, and must be responsible for the student in case of an emergency. 
    3. If the student lives with a non-family member, the student is required to use an approved/licensed third party company to assist with insurance and liability.
  • The student's foreign transcript must be evaluated by Foreign Credentials and submitted to Bishop Lynch High School as part of the application process.  The telephone number for Foreign Credentials is: (512)459-8428.  
After all regular admissions and international student requirements are met, the student will be issued an I-20 and a letter of acceptance.  At that time, he/she must go to the immigration office with the I-20 and admissions letter to receive permissions to attend school in the United States of America.
  • Accept Tuition Contract - Once you have received your acceptance letter, visit the International Tuition Contract Acceptance Form online to complete your enrollment.

  • Bishop Lynch must receive a copy of the student's VISA prior to the first day of enrollment.


All international students will pay the international student fee in addition to tuition and other tuition related fees. For more information, please contact the admissions office.
Explanation of International Fee:
Annual Fund Support
Parent Association Participation
Auction Fundraiser -- Raffle tickets, auction attendance, gift donation

NOTE: On average, U.S. families contribute more than $5,000 in school support.


Contact Admissions.

Bishop Lynch High School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  Bishop Lynch High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other school-administered programs.


Faithful to Catholic Tradition and to our Dominican heritage of scholarship and service, Bishop Lynch High School promotes the development of the total person by bringing together a diverse community in a rigorous, college preparatory environment where students are taught to strive for excellence, seek truth, and work for justice in the world. - Founded in 1963