Salisbury School: Admissions Blog

Rolling Admissions Space After April 10

Posted by Peter Gilbert, P'18, '20 on Apr 18, 2019 10:10:00 AM

The March 10 application deadline has come and gone, but your family has an interest in pursuing boarding schools.  Is it too late?  This blog post takes a look at applying to prep schools after April 10.

While there may be the risk that a school does not have certain enrollment openings based on grade or gender, almost all boarding schools will admit and enroll new students during the late spring and summer months.  And, in fact, most schools will tell you that they interview and enroll some of their top applicants during this time period.  Strategic admissions offices plan of this.  Even in June, Salisbury School will spaces for the fall of 2019, just like we have for the last twenty years.

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Topics: school applications, Boarding School, Applying, Financial Aid, Interview, Learning Center

Should I follow up on my application?....And Other Admissions FAQ

Posted by Sarah Scoville on Jan 18, 2019 10:41:00 AM

You've clicked submit and now prepare to wait until March 10 for admissions decisions to be released.  You may be one of the many students wondering, should I follow up on my application?  In this article, we'll tackle some of the most commonly asked questions admissions offices get after applications are submitted.

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Topics: Boarding School, Applying, Interview

Acing Your Prep School Interview: Tips from an Admissions Officer

Posted by Sarah Scoville on Oct 4, 2018 10:20:00 AM

Heading in for a school interview can be daunting and can make many students very nervous.  Here are a few tips to help you to prepare for the big day.

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Topics: Boarding School, Applying, Interview

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It is here that we will share interesting articles, tips and stories that relate to secondary school admissions. Our goal is to demystify the admissions process and to provide advice and guidance.

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