Key Dates for Applicants

The typical admission season runs from September through March. Applications submitted outside of this timeframe are considered based on spot availability. Please contact the admission office at with any questions.

September 6 – Applications open for the 2023-2024 school year; school tours, family interviews, and student visits can be scheduled 

October–January – School tours, family interviews, and student visits can be scheduled

September 8–December 1 – Financial Aid applications available through

October 6 – Open House. Click here to register

November 16 – You Belong Here: A special event for families of color.


December 15 – Financial Aid applications due; please contact the admission office if you require an extension or a late application.

January 6 – All school reports and test scores due to St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s

January 25 - Head’s Reception

February-March – Admission notification and parent reply date, as determined by the Independent School Admission Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY)

*Please note, we may begin to close applications to certain grades depending on the number of applications we receive. For this reason, we recommend submitting your application as soon as you are able. Please contact the admission office with questions (