Admission Process
Admission Process

Welcome to Westover School, an independent boarding and day high school that challenges smart, motivated students to become confident, connected leaders.

Admission Process

Admissions Steps

Step 1: Complete Inquiry Form

Step 2: Schedule a Visit and Interview

We would love to host you on campus and learn more about you, please contact our Admission Office at [email protected]

For Mainland China

Students whose current residency is Mainland China and/or who have Republic of China citizenship are required to first complete an interview with Vericant, our affiliate in China. If a student is currently attending school in the United States, they are not required to interview with Vericant.


Step 3: Apply with the SAO
  • Our priority deadline for the 2024-2025 school year is January 15th, 2024.
  • Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis, as space permits post-January 2024.

Standard Application Online (SAO)

We use the Standard Application Online (SAO). You will be asked to provide the following materials:

  • Applicant information
  • Application fee ($65 for domestic applicants; $100 for international applicants)
  • Student essays
  • Parent Questionnaire
  • Current and prior year transcripts
  • Recommendations (standardized forms sent via SAO directly to the teacher, principal or guidance counselor) from:
    • Current English teacher
    • Current Math teacher
    • Current principal or guidance counselor OR another adult who knows you well
  • Standardized tests OR graded writing samples.
    • English proficiency test is required for international applicants. We accept TOEFL and Duolingo scores.
    • Please note that standardized testing is optional. If you choose not to submit standardized test scores, we require a graded academic writing sample.

Standard Application Online (SAO)