Recruitment Events & Timeline

Please see all recruitment-related events below.

New Family Orientation

Aug. 8, 2022 
6:30-8:30  p.m. | For Freshmen & Parents

Parents: If you’re new to Marian, please join us for orientation

where you’ll learn all you need to know as a new parent, followed by a social hour.

Class of 2026: The Big Sisters will take you to your homeroom where you’ll meet your classmates

and run through the day-to-day details of Marian, followed by the Kona Ice Truck.


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Eighth-Grade Mini Surprise Night

Oct. 8, 2022 | 7 p.m.-9 p.m.

All eighth-grade girls are invited to Mini Surprise Night. Gather your girlfriends for a sneak peek at one of Marian’s favorite traditions.

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Open House

Nov. 20, 2022 

Join us for Marian’s annual Open House! A Marian student will take you on a personalized tour of the school, which allows you to see areas that are of specific interest to you.

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Eighth Grade Placement Exam

Jan. 14, 2023 

The exam is for eighth-grade girls only. Test results are used to award academic scholarships and place each student in appropriate freshman courses.

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Sixth and Seventh Grade Practice Exam and Creative Workshops

Jan. 28, 2023 

The Practice Exam is not an admissions exam, but rather a helpful way for you, your parents and Marian to measure your educational achievement level.

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Pre-Registration Meeting

Feb. 21, 2023 

Incoming Freshman Registration

Feb. 28, 2023 
Please enter through the main entrance. Registration will take place in the Cafeteria. 


Students and parents sit down face-to-face with a Marian staff member to map out an academic schedule for the upcoming school year. All tuition paperwork and registration fees are due at this time.


Eighth-grade students who did not take the placement exam at Marian, should contact Assistant Principal Jen Christen at 402.571.2618 ext. 1108 or

Please pay registration fee here

Marian Information Night: A Showcase of Talent

Tuesday, March 21, 2023
7-8 p.m.

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Big Sister Ice Cream Social

Saturday, May 13, 2023
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

All incoming freshmen are invited to this deliciously fun event, hosted by Marian’s Big Sisters. You’ll meet your future classmates, get to know the Big Sisters and take home a custom pint of Class of 2026 ice cream!

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July Bash

Friday, July 15, 2022

7-8:30 p.m.

All incoming freshmen are invited and encouraged to attend. You’ll work side-by-side with your classmates on a service project and experience first-hand Marian’s core values of service, community and empowerment.

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