Become a Crusader

Be a Crusader. Be Exceptional.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Director of Admissions, Matt Prunckle at 773-429-4339 or

Welcome to Brother Rice

We look forward to seeing you at any number of our admissions events!

We encourage all students to experience Brother Rice through a Shadow Day. Grade school students are welcome to shadow any day that Brother Rice is in session and are encouraged to sign up online. Contact a member of our admissions team with any questions.

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Popular Shadow Days

Friday, September 20th – Shadow Day

September 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

7th Grade Shadow Day

February 17, 2020

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Open Houses

Open House

October 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Open House

November 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

“Last Look” Open House

December 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Open House offers an opportunity to tour the campus, speak with members of the Brother Rice community, explore the many different extracurricular activities and more! While attending Open House, families will experience the largest all-boys school in Chicago and what it truly means to be a Crusader.  Teachers from various programs such as broadcasting and journalism, computer science, engineering, business and more will be available to talk about their courses and opportunities for students.  Student-athletes and coaches from eighteen sports teams will be available for those who are interested, as well as club moderators and student participants from over thirty activities. Whether it’s building engineering projects, broadcasting a game with Brother Rice TV or playing a varsity sport, there is something for everyone at Brother Rice High School. Find out what it means to “Be Exceptional!”

Each family is lead on a personal tour by a National Honor Society student or Brother Rice ambassador. Parents and students will have the opportunity to engage with administrators, counselors and alumni to learn more about the Brother Rice experience.

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Admissions Team


Mr. Bobby Frasor '05

Director of Admissions, Head Basketball Coach

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Mr. Greg Nye

Director of Admissions



Mr. Matt Prunckle '04

Director of Admissions, Head Soccer Coach



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A Look Inside Brother Rice



We prepare students for a postsecondary education and beyond. Customized curriculums challenge every student and strengthen their skills.

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We teach students to compete with a strong Catholic, ethical and moral compass and have established a tradition of exceptional athletic achievement.

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We offer many ways for students to get involved, meet other students and build exceptional friendships that will last a lifetime.

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