Enrollment Process for Transfer Students


Reach out to the Admissions office to inquire about transferring to Dowling Catholic prior to the semester in which you wish to enroll.


Submit a copy of the student’s high school records to be considered for transfer enrollment. Admissions will be in contact with the parents once the transfer student has been accepted.

Campus Tours/Visits

Dowling Catholic offers campus tours and shadowing opportunities for prospective transfer students and their families.

Begin the Application Process

- Parents create an account in OnCampus (An email invite will be sent)
- Parents complete the *DCHS Information Form* located in your transfer student’s checklist in your OnCampus account
- Parents complete and turn in required documents

Register for Classes

Once the application process is complete, the transfer student will meet with their counselor to discuss classes and set a schedule.

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.