How to Apply

Welcome to Commonwealth School's application process! We can’t wait to get to know you better through your interview and application.

Questions? Our Admissions team is here to help and happy to guide you through the process. 

   

Important Dates and Deadlines

January 1

Priority deadline for domestic applicants;
initial application form due for international applicants

February 1

Standard deadline for domestic applicants;
deadline for interviews, visits, and application materials for all applicant

March 10

Admissions and financial aid decisions released

 

April 10

Deadline for students offered admission to respond
 

   

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Taking the SSAT this fall? Take it at Commonwealth!

We are pleased to be hosting SSAT sittings on Saturday, December, 11, 2021, and Saturday, January 8, 2022. If you’d like to take the test at Commonwealth, we’d love to have you. You can choose Commonwealth as your test site when you register. Start the process here. 

   

I chose to come here because the community felt so inviting. Everyone I spoke to was excited to be here and eager to be learning. I've really enjoyed the people so far this year, as well as my classes which can be challenging and really, really fun.

Lizzy-Wakefield

 

Lizzy
Class of 2024

   

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Meet the Admissions Committee

Meet the team making admissions decisions, and learn more about what they're looking for.

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Learn More About Financial Aid

Explore tuition costs, student grants, frequently asked questions about private school expenses, and more.

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Go on a Virtual Visit

We cannot wait to welcome prospective students and their families to our building this fall! In the interim, you can visit us virtually.

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Commonwealth School has a longstanding policy of nondiscriminatory admission of students. The School admits qualified students of any race, color, religious affiliation, national and ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, mental or physical disability, gender identity or sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the School. The School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious affiliation, national and ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, mental or physical disability, gender identity or sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid and loan program, and athletic or other school-administered programs.
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