Enrollment Process


Please contact a member of our Admissions team for more information. 

Alicia Hilligas

Kelly Lentsch

Placement Test

Parochial school students are automatically registered for the test which will be administered during the day at their current school. If your student does not attend a parochial school, please call the Admissions Office at 515-222-1047 to register for the test.


Application information will be distributed the day of the placement test. Please complete the application process in February 2022.


Freshman registration will take place on Saturday, February, 5, 2022. Time to be determined.

Tuition Assistance

Nearly 35% of our students receive tuition assistance. The tuition process is confidential and begins early February. Please contact our Admissions Office at 515-222-1047 with questions.

Get Involved!

You are invited to attend any number of activities including sporting events, theater performances, concerts and more!

Dowling Catholic High School

Dowling Catholic High School is committed to serving the Greater Des Moines Catholic community and embracing learners of all faiths. In an environment that is faithful, caring and dedicated, Dowling Catholic forms each student to become a Christ-centered leader.