Important Dates & Deadlines

Open House Dates

Open Houses provide prospective families with the opportunity to see the campus, meet faculty, and learn more about our programs and classes before finalizing their decision to submit an application.

  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.

Information Sessions 

Madeira offers a holistic education that goes beyond just the classroom.  Students have the opportunity to explore their interests and talents on the athletic field, the stage, in internship settings, and more.  Come learn more about the ways that Madeira girls are challenged beyond the classroom.   

  • Athletic Evening: Thursday, October 20, 2016
  • Co-Curriculum Evening: Wednesday, November 30, 2016
  • Arts Evening: Thursday, January 12, 2017

Revisit Days

For students who have been admitted to Madeira, this is an opportunity to revisit our classes, and both participating and observing different activities.

  • Thursday, March 9, 2017
  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Admission Deadline 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (applications will be accepted on a rolling basis after this date)

Financial Aid Deadlines

Deadline to file PFS through SSS: Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Admission Notification Date

Day: Friday, March 3, 2017

Boarding: Friday, March 10, 2017

Accepted Student Contracts Due 

Day: Friday, March 17, 2017

Boarding: Monday, April 10, 2017

Monthly Overview of Admissions Season


  • Madeira begins accepting applications for the following school year. 
  • Interested parents and students request information.  
  • Applicants register for admission testing (SSAT or ISEE, TOEFL if applicable).
  • Madeira holds an Open House.


  • Madeira holds an Open House.
  • Campus Tours and interviews begin.
  • Prospects call to schedule a visit and interview.
  • Madeira continues to accept applications.



  • Campus tours and interviews continue.
  • Those who have not yet submitted the Student and Parent Questionaire's do so.



  • Deadline for completed applications: February 1
  • Deadline to file PFS through SSS to apply for financial aid: February 1
  • Admission Committee considers completed application files.


  • Admissions decision letters mailed.
  • Revisit Day for all admitted students.
  • New day student enrollment contracts due. 


  • Revisit Day for all admitted students.
  • New boarding student enrollment contracts due. 
  • Seventh Grade Weekday Tour and Information Sessions



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Schedule an Interview

Schedule a tour and interview as part of the application process! Our online schedule shows ways to visit campus and schedule visits!

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Contact the Admission Office

Contact the Admission staff with any questions about campus visits, interviews, or the admission process.

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