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Look Within, See Beyond...

Honoring its founder’s vision, Emma Willard School proudly fosters in each young woman a love of learning, the habits of an intellectual life, and the character, moral strength, and qualities of leadership to serve and shape her world.


We value a sense of purpose and place.

We encourage thinking and questioning.


We allow for sharing and dreaming.


We laugh and celebrate!

Demonstrating a commitment to equity and inclusion, Emma Willard School is pleased to offer a free application for admission for both domestic and international candidates. Please apply here: The Emma Willard Application. Additionally, Emma remains SSAT/SAT test optional.

Why Emma Willard School?

The Girls' School Experience

The Parent Experience

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285 Pawling Avenue, Troy, NY 12180 | P: 518.833.1300 F: 518.833.1815
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PLEASE NOTE: All visitors to campus must check in with Campus Safety, which can be found at the red flag entrance to Sage Hall (Pawling Ave. entrance).

Welcome to Emma Willard School, a private day and boarding high school for girls in Troy, NY, and a leader in girls' education for over 200 years.