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The best way to learn if Creighton Prep is right for you is to experience Prep in person. Here are several different ways to see us for yourself. Take a look at all of the details and fun opportunities that will help you find out if Prep is for you. 

If you’re interested in becoming a member of the Creighton Prep community, mark these important dates on your calendar. Your journey starts here where you can apply for admissions and financial aid and register to take the 8th Grade Scholarship & Entrance Exam. 

Until then, take a look at our new brochure to give you a feel for Prep. There is a place for everyone at Prep.

Admission Application - Now through January 11, 2020

1. Complete the online application by the 8th Grade Entrance Exam on Saturday, January 11th, 2020 before the test. 

2. Take the test at Prep on Saturday, January 11th, 2020. 

3. The Monday after the test, give the recommendation and release of records to your son's school. 

Open House - November 3

We invite you to our Open House to meet our students, faculty, Jesuits and alumni. Registration is encouraged. Walk-ins are welcome. Your visit will include a clubs and activities preview, Q&A with faculty & administration, Science Competition Teams demonstrations and tours.

When:     Sunday, November 3, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where:Creighton Prep, 7400 Western Avenue, Omaha, NE 68114-1878
 Enter through the Heider Center Entrance (east side, east parking lot)
Who:All 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade students and their families are invited to attend.

We are ready to show you everything we have to offer. We Are Prep.

Register now.

For more information, contact Admissions at 402.393.1190 or email Josh Luedtke at jluedtke@creightonprep.org.

Future Family Nights - November & December 2019

This is a great opportunity to learn more about Creighton Prep and the admissions process, clubs, activities and athletics. Prep students will tell you everything you wanted to know about being a Junior Jay. Any 7th or 8th grade boy and his parents are welcome to come. Join us for one of these nights. 
  • November 6 & 13
  • December 2 & 9
  • Reserve your spot now and get more details. 
  • Each evening starts at 7 p.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m.

Financial Aid Application - November 4 through January 11, 2020

  • November 4, 2019 - Begin applying with FACTS by clicking HERE.  
  • January 11, 2020 - Financial aid applications are due. Supporting documentation, i.e., 2019 IRS tax return and 2019 W-2s, must be provided.
  • Late February - Financial aid information is mailed to accepted students. Applications will be processed in the order they are received. 

8th Grade Fun Night - November 15

Join us for our 21st Annual 8th Grade Fun Night. There is an activity for everyone – basketball, dodgeball, movies and video games. Plus, it's a great way to experience Prep, have fun and make some new friends.


  • Friday, November 15 from 6 -11 p.m.
  • Meet at the Henry Sullivan, SJ Center at the west entrance.
  • Pizza, drinks and snacks throughout the evening are provided. You can bring your own snacks.


  • Please complete the online registration and medical waiver by November 14.
  • Then mail your check for the non-refundable fee of $25, made payable to Creighton Prep, to Josh Luedtke '90, Director of Admissions. You may bring your check on the day of the event.


Contact Josh Luedtke '90, Director of Admissions, or give him a call at 402-393-1256.

8th Grade Scholarship & Entrance Exam - January 11, 2020

If you’re interested in becoming a student at Creighton Prep, you'll want to take the scholarship and entrance exam on January 11, 2020. Our goal is to keep Prep accessible for anyone who wants the opportunity to attend our school. We award over $2.5 million in scholarships to students every year. To qualify for receiving a scholarship, you have to take the test at Prep. 

Learn more and register to take the test. 

Registration Night - March 4

Registration Night for the Class of 2024

Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

All accepted students will be mailed a packet and authentication code to register for classes. Enrollment forms must be completed either online or in person, and the registration fee must be paid in person by this date. (Payment must not be mailed.) Financial aid awards are also dependent on this date, and students who do not register will forfeit those awards.

7th & 8th Jr Jay Football Tailgate - CHECK BACK SEPTEMBER 2020


Please note the date change to Friday, October 25 for all Omaha area 7th & 8th grade students.

We’re inviting 7th and 8th graders to attend the Prep vs. Elkhorn South football game on October 25. You'll enjoy a tailgate dinner and sit in our legendary Birdcage student section with other Prep students at Burke Stadium. At halftime, we’ll draw names to take part in games and activities with the chance to win prizes.

  • Friday, October 25 at 5:45 p.m.
  • Meet at the Burke Stadium in the west parking lot, northeast corner. Look for the Prep flag.
  • Pizza and drinks are provided.
  • Pick up students at Burke Stadium in the west parking lot after the football game around 9 p.m.
  • RSVP by October 23.

Please complete this registration form by October 23 to reserve your Jr. Jay Birdcage experience. 


Contact Josh Luedtke '90, Director of Admissions or call 402-548-3872.

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