DePaul Cristo Rey serves students who desire a college preparatory, Catholic education but could not otherwise afford one. While we consider many factors in the admissions process, the following are most important:
  • Capable of college preparatory work.
  • Low to moderate family income.
  • Age and legal authorization to work in the United States (age 14 by September 15, 2021).
  • Good discipline and attendance records. 

Financial eligibility is decided on a case-by-case basis after each family has completed DPCR’s financial aid form and submitted your 2019 or most recent tax return. 

Here's a video with step by step application instructions.

To be considered for admission, freshman applicants please submit the following:     

As part of the process, all families are asked to schedule an in person or virtual meeting.
Still Have Questions? Please call or email:
Yasmeen Khan
Director of Admissions
513.861.0600, ext. 374
513.872.3614 (Direct)
Ed Thornton 
Admissions and Financial Aid Coordinator 
513.861.0600, ext. 375
513.872.3615 (Direct)
You can complete the online inquiry form and a member of our staff will contact you.

The DePaul Cristo Rey High School, located at 1133 Clifton Hills Ave, in Cincinnati, Ohio has adopted the following racial nondiscriminatory policies.

DePaul Cristo Rey High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation in the administration of any of its educational programs or activities or with respect to employment.

Any persons having knowledge of racial discriminatory practices on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, employment, scholarship and loan programs, and athletics and other school-administered programs should contact the Ohio Department of Education, Center for Student Support and Educational Options, Nonpublic Educational Options Programs, 25 South Front Street, Mail Stop 309, Columbus, Ohio 43215.