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Apply to 'Iolani

Students and families who wish to be considered for enrollment at ‘Iolani School are welcome to apply. 


Mahalo for your interest in ‘Iolani School. We hope to make the application process an enjoyable and fulfilling experience for all students.

For the 2024–25 academic year, ‘Iolani School will admit residential students in grades 9, 10 and 11.

Boarding applicants have the option to use either Ravenna or the Standard Application Online (SAO) for the application process. Click on either of the icons below to start the process.



August 1, 2023 -- Please apply to the Boarding program using either Ravenna or the SAO (Standard Application Online). Please use the links above. The SAO is not available for Day Admission applicants.

  • Campus tours available
  • January 15, 2024 -- Boarding application due
  • January 31, 2024 -- Supporting documents due
    • Last year's final report card
    • This year's semester/trimester report card
    • SSAT scores
    • English Proficiency Test scores (if applicable)
    • Two teacher reference reports
  • January 31, 2024 -- Last day for online interview

March 10, 2024 -- Notification of boarding admission decision

April April 10, 2024 -- Reply deadline for accepted applicants

For more information about admission to ‘Iolani School’s Residential Life Program, please contact:

Kim Nguyen
Dean of Residential Programs
(808) 943-2379

Greg Groves
Associate Director of Residential Admission
(808) 943-2291

‘Iolani School
Office of Admission
563 Kamoku Street
Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96826

(808) 943-2379

‘Iolani School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, age or disability in areas of admission, financial aid, athletics or other school administered programs.