How to Apply

Instructions to the Applicant

  1. Carefully complete Application Form A, including choosing two 100-level and two 200-level courses. Make sure that your parents or guardians sign the back of the form.
  2. Include a $75 application fee payable by credit card or by check (made out to Taft Summer School). If using a credit card, please write the card number and expiration date in the designated space on the back of the form.
  3. Give Forms B, C, and D, to the appropriate educator and ask them to mail, fax, or email their recommendation.

Note: Applications are handled on a rolling basis. If you applied to The Taft School for the 2021-22 academic year, you need not send any additional recommendations and transcript to the Summer School. Simply complete Form A and indicate in the appropriate space that you have applied. We will obtain your records from the Admissions office.

Arrival and Departure Information

International Students

Due to English placement testing, as well as jetlag and other complexities involved with international travel, we require that international students arrive on Monday, June 28. Please reach out to the summer school office for more information regarding airport transportation. Students can depart on Friday, July 30.

U.S. Students

Boarding students from the United States can arrive on Tuesday June 29 and depart on Friday July 30. Please reach out to the summer school office for more information regarding airport transportation.