Become Part of Something Bigger

We are thrilled that your family is interested in pursuing a Masters education and we look forward to working with you throughout the admission process. To apply, please follow the procedures outlined below. If you have any questions, please contact us.

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  • Middle School and Upper School Day Applicants

    Step 1: Inquire
     
    Complete the online inquiry form on the admission page of the Masters website. Once you submit an inquiry, we will send you more information about our school and invite you to upcoming admission events.
     
    Step 2: Learn More About Masters
     
    Attend an Open House or optional weekday group tour. Reservations for these events can be made on the Admission Event Page.
     
    Step 3: Apply
     
    Applications are due prior to scheduling an interview.
     
    Once we have received your inquiry form, we will send you the link to our application and recommendation forms.  However, for your convenience, we offer three ways to apply:  

    1) The Masters application
    2) Gateway 
     
    Step 4: Interview and Optional Tour
     
    After an application has been received, we will contact your family to set up an interview and optional tour. Interviews are scheduled when classes are in session, Monday through Friday. 
     
    Step 5: Testing 
     
    Submit your standardized test scores.  We require either ISEE or SSAT testing. You can submit your scores directly to Masters using the following school codes when registering for your test date: ISEE School Code 331635. SSAT School Code 4948. The Masters School is a registered test site with several test dates throughout the year.
     
    Step 6: Supporting Materials
     
    In addition to official transcripts, we require a recommendation from a school administrator at your current school (a school counselor, secondary school counselor, principal or vice principal, for example), as well as your current math and English teachers. For families filling out our Masters Application, all recommendation and transcript release forms, can be found on your checklist when logged into your family portal. Recommendation forms sent via the applicant will not be accepted.
     
    Important Dates and Deadlines
    • November 1: Priority application due for Middle and Upper School Day applicants. The priority deadline allows for greater flexibility with interview scheduling. It does not affect admission decisions.
    • December 15: Middle and Upper School Day applications due
    • January 15: Supporting materials due for Middle and Upper School Day applicants: teacher recommendations, transcripts and testing.
    • January 15: Financial aid applications due for all applicants
    • February 4: Middle School admission decisions are released via email
    • February 13: Upper School Day admission decisions are released via email
  • Upper School Boarding Applicants

    Step 1: Inquire
     
    Complete the online inquiry form on the admission page of the Masters website. Once you submit an inquiry, we will send you more information about our school and invite you to upcoming admission events on-campus and in your area.
     
    Step 2: Visit Us for an Interview, Tour, and Open House
     
    Once you have completed your online inquiry form, contact us at admission@mastersny.org to schedule an interview.  Interviews are offered while classes are in session, Monday through Friday.  Can’t make it to campus? Contact us to schedule an interview via Skype with one of our Admission Officers.
     
    In addition to scheduling an interview, you are welcome to attend our optional Open House or one of our weekday group tours. Reservations for these events can be made on the Admission Event Page.
     
    Step 3: Apply
     
    Once we have received your inquiry form, we will send you the link to our application and recommendation forms.  However, for your convenience, we offer three ways to apply:  
    1) The Masters application
    2) Gateway 
     
    Step 4: Testing and Supporting Materials
     
    Submit either ISEE (School Code: 331635) or SSAT (School Code: 4948) scores to Masters. The Masters School is a registered test site with several test dates throughout the year.
     
    Applicants for whom English is not their first language are required to submit an official TOEFL report. Age verification is also required prior to scheduling an interview.
     
    Request recommendations from a current school administrator, math and English teachers as well as an official transcript from the last two years. Our recommendation forms are writable pdfs. For families filling out our Masters Application, all recommendation and transcript release forms can be found on your checklist when logged into your family portal. Recommendation forms sent via the applicant will not be accepted.
     
    Important Dates and Deadlines
    • December 1: Priority application due for Boarding applicants. The priority deadline allows for greater flexibility with interview scheduling. It does not affect admission decisions.
    • January 15: Boarding applications due
    • January 15: Financial aid applications due for all applicants
    • February 1: Supporting materials due for Boarding applicants: teacher recommendations, transcripts and testing.
    • March 10: Boarding admission decisions are released via email after 9:00 AM EST.

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