Welcome to ISL

International School, University of Lagos, otherwise known as ISL, was founded on November 9th, 1981 as a day school and has educated many generations of young men and women.

It is a school rich in tradition and talents, handed down to us through the dedication and vision of our predecessors which continue to inspire us today. To the above extent, I wish to recognize the valuable contributions of my predecessors in office, to the growth and development of the school since inception: Read more


ISL provides excellent and safe learning environment, where students feel welcomed, supported, and respected.


ISL has astounding performance ratings in sports, and has shelves full of trophies to show for it.


We have well-equipped range of facilities and resources for all students tailored to promote creativity and excellence.


ISL teachers are highly trained and work tirelessly to create a challenging and nurturing environment for our students.

Why Choose ISL

We are a vibrant, happy and learning community which offers value-based education for your child. Our goal is to develop a confident, well-rounded student, who will possess relevant skills to be actively engaged in tackling 21st Century challenges.

As a school that is passionate about securing the future of tomorrow’s leaders, we are committed to equipping our students with life, career, and innovative skills towards building creativity, critical thinking and problem solving skill.

Frequently Asked Questions

We strive for academic excellence that challenges and supports students in developing lives of purpose through engagement with our curriculum, co-curriculum, and institutional culture.

Please purchase the application form directly from the school.
It is Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000) only. If you’d like to download the form please click here.

Once the form is completed, please return with the following

  • Photocopy of Birth Certificate (original must be presented with the copy for sighting)
  • 2 Passport sized photos (name, date and signature on the reverse)
  • Photocopy of International Passport (original must be presented with the copy for sighting)
  • Photocopy of the child(ren)’s up-to-date immunisation record
  • Photocopy of child(ren)’s last school report (original must be presented with the copy for sighting)

“to prepare each of its student for university and for life in a global environment”

By building on the mastery of traditional college preparatory skills and high academic and ethical standards, International School, Lagos develops the individual talents, intellects, creativity and character of boys and girls through innovative teaching strategies and passionate and engaged learning.

Upcoming Events

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We understand the importance for parents to visit a school before making the decision to enroll their children with us.

This is why we offer all prospective students, their parents and other visitors the opportunity to meet our Senior Leadership Team. Take a tour of our school to learn more about the facilities, our students’ life on campus and the ISL Core curriculum.

Please fill out the below form to RSVP.