Transfer Students

Thank you for your interest in transferring to Hancock!
The application window for the 2023-2024 school year will open on Monday, June 19 and close on Friday, July 7.  (This is the window during which we will review applications.  You may submit your application, however, as soon as you have all of the supporting documentation.)
*The application is attached HERE, and all supporting materials must be directly uploaded through the Google form.*
Decisions will be communicated via email the week of July 17.
Please note: Hancock does not accept freshmen transfer students. 

Minimum Requirements to Apply:

  • 3.2 unweighted GPA.
  • Must have minimum of 50 percentile in reading & math on most recent national standardized test scores (PSAT)
  • No suspensions or major disciplinary infractions
  • No Fs or Ds on final grades
  • Outstanding Attendance
  • Must live in Chicago (Must provide proof upon acceptance)
Applicants must submit all required documentation to be considered.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Documents that need to be submitted for application:

  • Official transcripts showing all previous course work and final grades, GPA, and class rank
  • Copy of most recent high school national standardized test scores (EXPLORE, PLAN, ACT, SAT, PSAT, etc.)
  • Letter of good standing from an administrator (Principal, Assistant Principal or Dean) *this is a document that is generated from the Illinois State Board of Education*
  • IEP or 504 plans (if applicable)