We are so excited that you are interested in applying to Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School. This is an inspired, caring community for students in grades 7-12, all centered around the mission of helping students to achieve their best. From our dedicated teachers, to our welcoming day and boarding students, there is so much to love.
On this page you will find everything you need to know about applying to CH-CH.
We holistically view all applicants to get a view of the student as a whole person, both inside and outside the classroom. We are test optional and do not have GPA requirements, instead we want to discover the student's potential to engage and thrive within our community.
Please contact us if you have any questions, our admissions team is here to help!
We encourage prospective families to schedule an appointment for a campus tour and interview. These visits are scheduled Monday-Friday during the academic day, which gives you the opportunity to meet with students and teachers, and see classes in session. Prospective families also have the option to schedule a virtual tour and interview. The interview is a requirement of the application process and needs to be completed by the application deadline of January 15.
This year, the SSAT (Secondary School Assessment Test) is optional for all domestic applicants. We also accept educational testing (within the last three years). Students can register for the SSAT online at ssat.org and must request that scores are sent directly to CH-CH (school code 2278). International applicants are required to submit an official TOEFL or Duolingo score report. All test scores must be submitted by the application deadline of January 15.
The admissions and need-based financial aid applications are due on or before January 15.
In addition to need-based Financial Aid, CH-CH offers a variety of merit scholarships, there is no application required, all prospective students are considered for merit scholarships. Find more information on the Affording page of our website
The Admissions Committee reviews all applications submitted by the January 15 deadline and notifies families of the decision on March 10. This also includes need-based financial aid and scholarship decisions. Admitted students have until April 10 to enroll and submit the enrollment contracts and required deposit.
*After March 10, late applicants are considered as space permits.
Located 10 miles from Boston, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall (CH-CH) is a private, college preparatory day and boarding school for grades 7-12/PG. CH-CH cultivates intellectual courage, creative ambition, and unwavering empathy that drives students to achieve their best.