How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for the fall of 2020.

List of 5 items.

  • Take the First Step

    To learn more about Vermont Academy, please complete our Inquiry Form. The information you provide in this form will allow us to know you and your interests.
  • Schedule an Interview

    In order to keep our community as safe and healthy as possible in the midst of COVID-19, we are currently not allowing visitors to campus for the foreseeable future. If health conditions allow a change to this policy, we will inform prospective students and their families.

    We understand that you want to learn more about Vermont Academy, and we’re excited to help you explore! Complete our online Inquiry Form to receive personal invitations to our virtual interviews and events. 

    Interviews are currently conducted virtually via Zoom.
    The interview should last approximately 20 minutes. We reserve a total of 45 minutes for your appointment to ensure time for questions.

    To schedule your interview, please call our office at (802)-869-6229 or send us an email at
  • Register for Testing

    The Character Skills Snapshot testing is required for all students.
    Vermont Academy's admission process is holistic and, consistent with our mission, places a premium on character as well as excellence. Take the Character Skills Snapshot.

    For applicants who are not native English-speakers and/or have not attended school where English is the language of instruction during the last two years, Vermont Academy requires secondary language testing.

    All other forms of testing are optional for the 2020-2021 school year.

    9th & 10thSSAT
    11th, 12th & PGPSAT / SAT / ACT
    Non-native English 
    TOEFL / Duolingo English Test

    Any students with diagnosed learning differences must submit educational testing.

    Testing Codes
    SSAT: 7936
    TOEFL: 6892

    If you have any questions, please call (802) 869-6229. 
  • Complete the Application

    Vermont Academy offers two application options:  The Standard Application Online (Preferred) or Gateway to Prep Schools Application.
  • Financial Aid

    For students who are applying for financial aid, please complete the financial aid application by February 1st. More information on financial aid at Vermont Academy.

Important Dates

November 1: Early-decision applications for Post Graduates and International students will be accepted on a rolling basis starting Nov 1.
February 1:
Application and financial aid deadline*
March 10: Admissions decisions sent to students and families
April 10: Enrollment contract and deposit due

*After February 1, applications
will be accepted on a rolling basis.
If you have any questions, give us a call at (802)-869-6229 or send us an email at We look forward to helping you through this process!