We can’t wait for you and your family to visit Kents Hill School!
Our students are embraced as individuals, and our faculty is committed to helping each student grow in the ways that are most important to them. At Kents Hill School, you will be supported in pursuing the subjects and activities you love, while also encouraged to try new things.
We look forward to getting to know you, discovering the academic and extracurricular activities that are important to you, and to connecting you with students and faculty who share your interests. You are encouraged to visit our campus, and we are eager to assist you in planning a time to tour our school, interview with our admissions office, or visit classes. We are excited to welcome you to the Kents Hill community.
Director of Admissions
Applying to Kents Hill is easy. Follow the steps below to ensure a complete application.
A personal interview is part of the interview process and the best time to visit Kents Hill is when school is in session. During your visit you (and your family) will go on a student-guided tour of our campus and you will meet with a member of the Office of Admissions for an interview.
Visits take approximately two hours. If distance precludes a visit to Kents Hill, we can arrange for a SKYPE interview. You may schedule your tour and interview by calling the Office of Admissions at 207-685-1606. We look forward to welcoming you to the Hill.
Kents Hill School is providing Chinese applicants with an opportunity to participate in a face-to-face interview in China. We strongly encourage our Chinese applicants to go through the CAI process which is administered by CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange. Click on the link below to learn more:
Fill out our online application
including the student essays and submit to the school along with the $50 application fee. For our international applicants, the fee is $100. February 1st, is the application deadline for the 2015-16 school year. If you are interested in applying for the current school year, please contact the admissions office.
We require the following recommendation forms from your current school.
We also require a Parent Recommendation.
Fill out the Education Record Release Form and give it to the current school. We cannot process an application without a complete transcript from the current school.
Register for the SSAT if you are an incoming freshman or sophomore (recommended.) These scores should be sent to Kents Hill School. The SSAT code for Kents Hill School is 4354. Click on this link to register: SSAT Registration
SSAT Dates at Kents Hill School
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Register for the SAT if you are an incoming senior or postgraduate (required). These scores should be sent to Kents Hill School. The SAT/CEEB code for Kents Hill School is 200520. Click on this link to register: SAT Registration
For International Students we require a TOEFL test or equivalent. The TOEFL code for Kents Hill School is 7435.
The Financial Aid application deadline is February 1st. You can find more information about the financial aid process by clicking here