Admissions Guide


Established in 1964, the American International School of Lagos serves students from preschool to grade 12, with the opportunity to earn the IB Diploma. AISL provides a safe and secure learning environment with dedicated and highly qualified teachers. Our small class sizes ensure that students get the attention they need and deserve, and help to create a family atmosphere.

United in our diversity, our students and their families represent 56 different nationalities, and a variety of cultures. Not only do our students learn from these different perspectives, but they establish friendships that span the globe and will last a lifetime. Please see our information for prospective families.

Our teachers are U.S. certified or equivalent. Like our students, AISL's teachers and overseas faculty are an international group! 58% are from the United States of America; 18% Nigeria; 8% Canada; 5% the United Kingdom and South Africa; and 11% France, India, Lebanon, Mexico, New Zealand, Poland, Spain, Venezuela and Zambia.

AISL is an excellent school with an outstanding academic record. We welcome your child's application. Please see details on how to apply. To avoid delays in processing, application review time and admission decisions, plan ahead and apply early. Also see: admission placement, admissions priority, application process, and payment guidelines.

If you have any questions about our school or the admissions process, please contact us. We are happy to assist you! If you would like to visit our campus and meet with the Admissions Team, please contact us at least 24-hours in advance to schedule an appointment.


AISL Admissions Team

Contact: Inquiry Form