Admissions

Events and Visits

One of the best ways to know if a school is right for you is to experience it!

Experience Emma

This is your chance to experience life and learning at Emma. Our student-centered program focuses on the life of the Emma student, as well as the application process, and includes a tour of campus (in-person or virtual). We welcome you to schedule your interview after the event.

Upcoming Events

NOTE: If no events appear below, please check back later for updates or contact us if you have questions.

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Visiting Campus

All visitors to campus must check in at Campus Safety, which is located at the red flag entrance to Sage Hall (Pawling Ave. entrance). Please note the following details about your visit:
  • If you are an alumna considering a visit, please reach out to our Office of Alumnae Relations (alumnae@emmawillard.org or 866.833.1814).
  • If you are a prospective student considering a visit, please contact our Admissions Office (admissions@emmawillard.org or 518.833.1320).
  • Upon checking in at Campus Safety, visitors will be issued a visitors badge that must be worn while on campus.
  • Visitors who will be inside buildings should make an appointment and should be accompanied by an EMployee at all times when indoors.
  • Visitors will be asked one COVID screening question: Are you experiencing any COVID-like symptoms at this time?
  • All visitors must wear masks when indoors, regardless of vaccination status.
  • Visitors are welcome outdoors after checking in at Campus Safety.

    See YOURSELF Here

    Important Information

    Emma Willard School has partnered with Vericant and Duolingo to assist in interviewing candidates from Mainland China. Candidates living in and attending a school in Mainland China should contact Vericant to schedule an in-person or virtual appointment: https://vericant.cn/en/about-the-interview-en/ or use the Duolingo platform for at-home testing and interviewing: englishtest.duolingo.com/home. The Vericant interview or Duolingo interview will serve as the candidate's interview for admission. All Vericant and Duolingo interviews must be submitted to Emma Willard School by November 1. If the candidate chooses Duolingo, the testing component will also replace the TOEFL test.

    Contact Us

    Emma Willard School
    Admissions Office
    518.833.1320
    admissions@emmawillard.org
    www.emmawillard.org

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      As the capital of New York State, Albany and its surroundings are collectively known as the Capital Region. As the longest continuously chartered city in the United States, Albany is rich in history, culture, and opportunities.
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      Troy, located on the banks of the Hudson River in Rensselaer County, New York, is the home of Emma Willard School.
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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.