How To Apply


Thank you for your interest in applying to The Williams School!

Prospective families looking to join the Williams community are encouraged to apply by the First Round Admissions Deadline - February 10, 2023.  These applicants will be considered first for: Merit Scholarships, Need Based Tuition Assistance and Course Selection.

1. INQUIRE: To receive information about Williams and instructions on setting up your
myW Applicant Account, please submit an Online Inquiry. Please call us if you have have questions at 860.443.5333.
2. VISIT US: Please be advised that a Campus Tour and Interview are required components of the application process. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will work with each candidate to accommodate in person or virtual tours/interviews. To schedule an appointment, please contact the Admissions Office at 860-443-5333. You should also consider attending our upcoming Admissions events to learn more about Williams.

3. COMPLETE YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION: Submit your Online Application via your myW account or through the SAO.


5. SUBMIT TRANSCRIPT & TEACHER RECOMMENDATIONS: Your Transcript Request and English and Math Teacher Recommendation forms are available via your myW account or through the SAO.  


Although we no longer require Applicants to the Upper School (grades 9-12) to take the SSAT or submit official PSAT or SAT scores, candidates may have their SSAT scores submitted to us by listing The Williams School (code 8220) as a score recipient. If you have questions, please contact us at 860.443.5333.  

Applicants to the Middle School (grades 6-8) must take the Williams Middle School Admissions Test (WMST). This test is currently being administered online on certain dates throughout the school year. If interested in registering for the WMST, please contact our Admissions Office at 860.443.5333. Williams also accepts the Middle School SSAT

7. If interested in applying for Need-Based Tuition Assistance, please refer to the Affording a Williams Education page.

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  • Photo of Sharon Gaudreau

    Sharon Gaudreau 

    Assistant Head of School for Enrollment and Communications
  • Photo of Katherine Canning

    Katherine Canning 

    Enrollment Associate