How to Apply

Step 1: The Viewbook

To learn about student life, academic breadth, financial aid, and the many opportunities available at Deerfield, please fill out our Request for Information form. We look forward to mailing you a viewbook.

Step 2: The Interview

Please note, we no longer have interview appointments available, and therefore we are unable to offer interviews at this time. Once an applicant has submitted all other required application materials, we will waive the interview requirement, and the application will be considered complete.

Step 3: The Standardized Test

While only one aspect of the application, standardized test results, are a required component of Deerfield’s application process.

Step 4: The Application

Our online application is provided by Gateway to Prep Schools and can be found online at All application materials can be submitted directly via the Gateway site. Further information detailing the application process is available here.

Step 5: Deerfield Admission Portal and Your Application Checklist

Once you have submitted your Application Part I: Candidate Profile you will receive a link via email providing you with access to the Deerfield Admission Portal. You will have the opportunity to submit additional application materials, complete required items and schedule an on-campus visit within your portal.

Trouble accessing your Deerfield Admission Portal Account? If you need portal account instructions and your authentication code resent please click here.