Travel & Events

Vermont Academy Admissions officers will be back on the road this fall, and we look forward to meeting you. We will also be hosting on-campus and virtual events.

We have many events coming in January, so check back for updates! 

For more information about an event, please email us at admissions@vermontacademy.org or call 802-869-6229.

Upcoming Campus Events:

The 9th Grade Experience
Join a panel of current Vermont Academy 9th grade students, faculty and admissions staff to learn about the 9th-grade experience! Panelists will speak about academics and student life and will be available to answer your questions.

Thursday, February 24, 2022 | 6:00 pm EST
REGISTER NOW!

Connect with Campus: Virtual Tour
Join current VA students for a virtual tour of our historic campus.

Saturday, February 26, 2022 | 10:30 am EST
REGISTER NOW!

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  • On Campus Events

    We can’t wait to welcome you to campus!  No matter where you are in the school search process, our in-person Open House is the ideal event for you to learn about the Vermont Academy student experience.

    Fall Open House
    October 23, 2021 | 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Vermont Academy, Saxtons River, VT

    If you have questions, please get in touch with our office to register at admissions@vermontacademy.org or 802-869-6229.
  • Virtual Events

    Led by our Admissions Team, these virtual presentations include information about the Vermont Academy experience and community, distinctive programs, the admission process, financial aid, and more. All of our virtual events will be recorded; that way, if you are unable to make the event, it will still be available to you.

    How We Teach at Vermont Academy
    An informational webinar focusing on academics and The Vermont Academy Way: a teaching and learning method and philosophy.
    Tuesday, November 2, 2021 | 7:00 p.m.

    Virtual International Student Panel
    An informational webinar focusing on the international student experience at Vermont Academy.
    Thursday, November 4, 2021 | 8:00 am - 9:00 a.m.

    From One Parent to Another
    A virtual event focusing on the parent experience at Vermont Academy.
    Tuesday, November 16, 2021 | 7:00 pm EST

    Connect with Campus: Virtual Tour
    Join current VA students for a virtual tour of our historic campus.
    Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 9:00 am EST

    Coffee on Us!
    Join a member of our admissions team for a discussion about Vermont Academy.
    November 19, 2021 | 9:00 am EST
    December 3, 2021 | 9:00 am EST
    December 17, 2021 | 9:00 am EST

    Athletics @ VA
    A virtual event focusing on athletic opportunities at Vermont Academy.
    Thursday, December 9, 2021 | 7:00 pm EST

    Coffee on Us: “All About the Application”
    Join a member of our admissions team for an overview of the admissions and application process and have your questions answered.

    Tuesday, January 18, 2022 | 7:00 pm EST
    Monday, January 24, 2022 | 10:00 am EST
    Tuesday, February 8, 2022 | 7:00 pm EST

    Discover How We Support Students Academically at Vermont Academy
    Join Mr. Peter Ahlfeld, Director of the Center for Learning and current Vermont Academy students for a presentation and discussion around how our faculty and staff in the Center for Learning work closely with students to become stronger learners.

    Tuesday, January 25 | 6:00 pm EST

    Discover the Advantages of the Postgraduate Year at Vermont Academy
    Join Vermont Academy faculty who work closely with our postgraduate students to learn about the advantages of the postgraduate year. This presentation will outline the program goals, describe the PG seminar program, and outline the difference between the enrichment and concentration options available for PG students.

    Thursday, February 10, 2022 | 7:00 pm EST

    Evenings @ VA
    Join the Vermont Academy boarding community for an inside look at a Tuesday evening at VA. Dorm proctors, student leaders, and dorm parents will share how they support students by building a family atmosphere in the dorms and fostering independence and healthy work habits.

    Tuesday, February 15, 2022 | 8:00 pm EST

    Connect with Campus: Virtual Tour
    Join current VA students for a virtual tour of our historic campus.

    Saturday, January 29, 2022 | 10:30 am EST

    Saturday, February 26, 2022 | 10:30 am EST
    REGISTER NOW!

    The 9th Grade Experience
    Join a panel of current Vermont Academy 9th grade students, faculty and admissions staff to learn about the 9th-grade experience! Panelists will speak about academics and student life and will be available to answer your questions.

    Thursday, February 24, 2022 | 6:00 pm EST
    REGISTER NOW!
  • School Fairs

    The Vermont Academy Admission Team is pleased to be on the road this fall! Come and visit us at the following events.

    School Connections Consultant Event

    September 13 - 15, 2021 | 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Newport, RI

    Hillside School Fair
    September 17, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Marlborough, MA

    Rumsey Hall School Visit
    September 22, 2021 | 8:00 - 8:45 am
    Washington Depot, CT

    Indian Mountain School Visit
    September 22, 2021 | 10:00 - 10:45 am
    Lakeville, CT

    Renbrook School Fair
    September 24, 2021 | 3:00 pm
    West Hartford, CT

    Fay School Mini-Fair
    September 28, 2021 | 12:30 pm
    48 Main Street, Southborough, MA

    Secondary School Fair
    September 28, 2021 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Immaculate Conception School, Newburyport, MA

    Eagle Hill Fair
    September 30, 2021 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    45 Glenville Road Greenwich, CT

    Indian Mountain School Fair
    October 5, 2021 | Time TBD
    Indian Mountain School, Lakeville, CT

    Rectory School Visit

    October 7, 2021 | 11:00 am
    Pomfret, CT

    The Grammar School
    October 7, 2021 | 1:00 pm
    Putney, VT

    Cardigan School Fair
    October 12, 2021 | Time TBD
    Cardigan School, Canaan, NH

    Academy Hill Secondary School Fair
    October 19, 2021 | 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    Springfield, MA

    Bement School Visit
    October 20, 2021 | 1:45 - 2:30 pm
    Deerfield, MA

    North Country School Visit
    October 22, 2021 | 11:00 am
    Lake Placid, NY

    Rectory School Visit
    October 26, 2021 | 11:00 am
    Pomfret, CT

    Future Prospects Prep School Showcase
    November 22, 2021 | 8:00 am
    Sportplexe Pierrefonds, Pierrefonds, Quebec, Canada

Education for Life - One Student at a Time

Vermont Academy is a coed college preparatory boarding and day school in southern Vermont, serving grades 9-12 plus a postgraduate year.