Key Dates for Applicant Families

August 27 – Applications opened for the upcoming school year

October 1–December 1 – Financial Aid applications available through

October–January – Parent Tours and Child Visits

October 25 – Open House For Prospective Parents (6-8 p.m.) 

November 15 – Application deadline for Senior Kindergarten

December 1 – Financial Aid applications due, please contact the admission office if you require an extension or a late application

December 3 – Early notification date for current sibling families

December 5  – Coffee with Ms. Connor: A Discussion About the Early Childhood Program at St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s (8:45-9:45 a.m.) 

December 15 – Application deadline for Beginners, Nursery, Junior Kindergarten, and grades 1-7*

January 8 – All school reports and test scores due to St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s

January 17 – Head's Reception for Applicant Families (6:30-8 p.m.) 

February 5 – Notification date for grades 1-7

February 8 – Notification date for Senior Kindergarten 

February 15 – Parent reply deadline for Senior Kindergarten applicants

February 26 – Parent reply deadline for grades 1-7

February 28 – Notification date for Beginners, Nursery, and Junior Kindergarten

March 8 – Parent reply deadline for Beginners, Nursery, and Junior Kindergarten


*Please note, we may begin to close certain grades earlier, depending on the number of applications we receive. For this reason, we recommend submitting your application before the deadlines listed above. Please contact Kate Dworkoski in the admission office regarding applications submitted after this date (212-932-1980 x325).