College Preparation

For an international group of students considering university studies in various countries, the process of moving on from High School can be a difficult and sometimes bewildering one. Therefore, preparing students to make good choices about their university studies and guiding them through this process are the priorities of the college counseling program.

Although our High School students undergo preparation for university entrance from the first day of their arrival at Marymount through a rigorous program of study and numerous extracurricular opportunities, the college counseling program begins in earnest in Grade 10, and its aim is to make this process, however challenging, an exciting and enjoyable part of our students’ overall education.

To learn more about how students in Grades 10-12 prepare for college, click on each grade level.

Like all programs at Marymount, College Counseling focuses on the individual student.  Even though much of the work of preparing students to apply to universities takes place in small, class-sized groups during Grades 10 and 11, this individual focus remains central to the process of preparing students for the journey from High School to College and of guiding and supporting them along the way. At the heart of this process lie a few fundamental concepts:

College Offers

Click here to view a list of our latest Graduates' college and university offers and acceptances.



Read about some of our students' Summer work & service experiences 

The College Counseling Corner


Marymount International School Rome is an official Test Center for the College Board SAT and SAT Subject Tests. Click here to register for an upcoming SAT.


Students taking the SAT at Marymount on Saturday, March 9th should arrive between 7.30-7.45 AM. The testing will begin promptly at 8 AM, and students will not be admitted to the testing room after this time. 

Students must bring the printed admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two sharpened no. 2 pencils with erasers and an approved calculator. 

College Visits

Each year, representatives from many colleges and universities throughout the world come to the Marymount campus to speak with students. The list of college visits is updated on our Calendar

College Counseling Calendar

For more information, you are welcome to contact Marymount's College Counselor:

Mr. Terrence McAndrews
Tel. +39 06 36 29 10 78