About UA

Get to know Ursuline

Founded in 1848, Ursuline Academy is a Catholic college prep high school for young women. We are part of an international network of Ursuline Schools. As a nationally-recognized school of excellence, we provide a program for a range of college-bound learners so they may achieve their potential with faith life, academics, arts, athletics, leadership and community service. Our warm and welcoming environment encourages respect for the individual, high academic standards, global awareness and service to our worldwide community. The result of an Ursuline education is a confident young woman prepared for living and leading in a diverse world.


We invite you to learn more about:

•  our core values and their impact on students

•  the Ursuline Sisters of the Central Province

•  the history of the Ursulines in America

•  the development of Ursuline Academy in St. Louis 

•  our worldwide Ursuline network of schools

•  and any of the links in the upper left

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