Admission and Financial Aid

  • Are interviews required for prospective students?

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    An on-campus interview is an important part of the application process. All candidates who live within a 350-mile radius of Deerfield are required to interview on-campus by February 1. If you are unable to visit campus before February, you can schedule a Skype or phone interview with an Admission Associate or interview with a Regional Admission Representative in your area. Find more information about how to schedule interviews.

  • What financial aid does Deerfield offer?

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    Deerfield offers a need-based financial aid program that includes full-need grants, which cover 98% or more of tuition costs and other fees, and middle-income grants, which vary in size. More information about the financial aid application process is available on our website. If you have specific questions regarding your financial aid application please contact the Financial Aid office.

  • What standardized tests are required for application to Deerfield?

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    Prospective students should take one of the following standardized tests suggested for your year of candidacy:

    9th or 10th Grade: SSAT or ISEE
    11th Grade: SSAT, ISEE, or PSAT
    12th Grade and Post-Graduate: PSAT, SAT, or ACT
    International Candidates: TOEFL and/or SSAT or SAT*

    *International candidates: Please note that international students applying for 9th, 10th, and 11th grades are welcome to take both the SSAT and the TOEFL if they so desire. International students applying for 12th grade or the post-graduate year are invited to take the SAT in addition to the TOEFL.

  • What is Deerfield’s SSAT school code?

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    Deerfield’s SSAT school code is 2770.

  • What is Deerfield’s TOEFL school code?

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    Deerfield’s TOEFL school is 9577.

  • I am thinking about applying to Deerfield, and I’d like to find out more about the school. How can I request more information?

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    Fill out our Request for Information form, and we will send you information that will be helpful in learning more about Deerfield and our application process.

    You can also explore our website and learn more about our academic program, campus, and mission.

  • What is Deerfield’s application fee?

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    The application fee is $60 for students living in the US or Canada and $125 for students living outside the US or Canada. Fee waivers are available by contacting the Admission Office.

  • Can I submit my application to Deerfield online?

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    Deerfield’s application is available online through the Gateway to Prep Schools website. You can also download the application forms from our website.

  • What address for Deerfield works for my GPS?

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    In GPS systems, you can use: 7 Old Main Street, 1 Albany Road, or 1 Academy Lane.

  • What is Deerfield’s ISEE school code?

    Deerfield’s ISEE school code is 220685.