Learn More & Apply

Thank you for your interest in Dexter Southfield. We are eager to to learn more about you and your family during the upcoming admissions process, and we look forward to sharing more about our students, campus, and programs with you. 
To begin the process, please follow the steps below. These vary slightly for applications to the Middle School and Upper School (Classes 6-12) and the Lower School (PreK-Class 5). We are here to help you every step of the way. Please feel free to reach out the Admissions Office by email or phone (617-751-3600) if we can be of any assistance.
Be sure to also visit our Upcoming Events page for ways you can learn about Dexter Southfield. 

Middle and Upper School Applicants (Classes 6-12)

Lower School Applicants (PreK-Class 5)

Important Dates & Deadlines (2023-2024)

Applications for Admission and Financial Aid: due Wednesday, January 17 
Admissions Decisions: released Sunday, March 10
Admissions Deadline: reply by Wednesday, April 10

Lower School Congratulatory Coffee with Head of School: Thursday, March 28
Middle School and Upper School Admitted Student Visit Day: Tuesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 4
Admitted Student Reply Deadline: Wednesday, April 10 at 12:00 p.m.

Please see our Tuition & Financial Aid page for more information.