Important Dates & Admission Events

Come Visit!

Applicants and parents for both day and boarding may make scheduled appointments with admission counselors. Tours and conversations will be done at this time, taking approximately two hours. The tours are required, and applications should be on file prior to this visit.

• Middle School (6th, 7th & 8th grade) visits to Baylor begin Sept. 9 and continue through January 24, 2014.  You may schedule this visit by calling (423) 267-5902, beginning August 19.
• Upper School (9th-12th grade) visits begin Sept. 16 and continue through May, 2014.

2013-14 Admission Events

Middle School Admission Events

September 9, 2013 through - January 24, 2014
Conversations and Campus Tours for Middle School applicants.
Please send student application before your visit.

October 16
Middle School Parent Presentation
Barks Hall
10:00 a.m.– 12: 30 p.m. 
Our Middle School Dean, sixth grade faculty, Baylor administrators, and members of our student body will share an overview of Baylor’s academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs. This event is for parents only.
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

 

November 6
Middle School Parent Presentation
Barks Hall
10:00 a.m.– 12: 30 p.m. 
Our Middle School Dean, sixth grade faculty, Baylor administrators, and members of our student body will share an overview of Baylor’s academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs. This event is for parents only
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

November 9
Academic Day
Both parents and students begin the day by meeting in the Dining Hall; classes take place throughout campus
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Event begins promptly at 9 a.m. and will conclude at 12 noon 
Academic Day Brochure 2013.pdf
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

November 23
Deadline to register online for ISEE test.

December 14
Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE)
Middle School Applicants -  Alumni Chapel
8:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 
This required entrance exam is administered at Baylor. You can also register online athttp://www.iseetest.org/. For location, and for having test scores sent to Baylor, please use Baylor’s school code of 430275.

January 24
Deadline for completed applications to Middle School
Last day for campus visits/conversations

January 28
School-wide Open House
Check-In: 8:15 a.m. in the Worsham Wrestling Arena Lobby 
Class Visitations: 8:45 a.m.– 2: 30 p.m. 
A light lunch will be served.
Come see firsthand what makes Baylor so special. In addition to attending classes on our beautiful campus, there will be opportunities to explore our exceptional academic and extracurricular programs. Feel free to come for just a few hours or stay with us for the whole day. 
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

February 28
Decision letters mailed

March 10
Decision deadline

Upper School (Day) Admission Events

September 16, 2013 through - January 24, 2014
Conversations and Campus Tours for Upper School applicants.
Please send student applications before your visit.

October 25
Baylor Tailgate 
Rike Field
6:00-7:30
Football season is here so come cheer the Red Raiders on to victory at the tailgate.  A tailgate dinner will be served.  Go Big Red! Note: This is a family event and parents should plan to stay with their children vs. dropping children off.
To RSVP:
 RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903


December 11
Parent Presentation for Upper School Day Applicants (grades 9-12)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m..
Meet Baylor faculty and administrators and learn more about our academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs. This event is for parents only
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

December 21
Deadline to register online for ISEE test.

January 11
Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) 
Upper School Day (grades 9-12)
8:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. | Alumni Chapel
This required entrance exam is administered at Baylor. You can also register online athttp://www.iseetest.org/. For location, and for having test scores sent to Baylor, please use Baylor’s school code of 430275. 

January 24
Deadline for completed applications to Upper School
Last day for campus visits/conversations

January 28
School-wide Open House
Check-In: 8:15 a.m. in the Worsham Wrestling Arena Lobby 
Class Visitations: 8:45 a.m.– 2: 30 p.m. 
A light lunch will be served.
Come see firsthand what makes Baylor so special. In addition to attending classes on our beautiful campus, there will be opportunities to explore our exceptional academic and extracurricular programs. Feel free to come for just a few hours or stay with us for the whole day. 
To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-267-5903

February 28
Decision Letters Mailed

Upper School Day (grades 9-12)

March 10
Acceptance Confirmation Deadline
Upper School Day (grades 9-12)

Upper School (Boarding) Admission Events

OCTOBER
October 12:  SSAT National Testing Date
October 24-25: Boarding Overnight Open House

NOVEMBER
November 9:  SSAT National Testing Date
November 14-15: Boarding Overnight Open House

DECEMBER
December 7:  SSAT National Testing Date

JANUARY
January 4:  SSAT National Testing Date
January 9-10: Boarding Overnight Open House
January 17: Deadline for Distinguished Scholar nominations by a third party
January 31: Distinguished Scholars applications due

FEBRUARY
February 1:  SSAT National Testing Date
February 28 - March 1: Distinguished Scholars Finalists Weekend

MARCH

March 1:  SSAT National Testing Date
March 6-7: Boarding Overnight Open House

APRIL

April 10-11: Boarding Overnight Open House
April 26:  SSAT National Testing Date

JUNE
June 7: SSAT National Testing Date

Online Registration
Register online for the SSAT 
Register online for the ISEE

Boarding Overnight Open House Events
Parents and students are invited to experience our boarding program firsthand by participating in one of our boarding overnight open house events. Reservations are required. Please contact our admission office for more information at 423-267-5902

Oct. 24-25, 2013
Nov. 14-15, 2013
Jan. 9-10, 2014
March 6-7, 2014
Apr. 10-11, 2014

To RSVP: RSVP online here, or call 423-757-2820

Come Visit!

How to Learn More

To receive admission materials, ask a question, or schedule a visit, please call 423-267-5902, or email us at admission@baylorschool.org

School Profile
Click here for a PDF profile of Baylor School including curriculum, test scores, college choices and more.

Middle School Guide (grades 6-8))
Click here to view our Guide to Middle School (grades 6-8).

Admission Viewbook (Day Students)
Click here to view our Day Student Viewbook (grades 6-12).

Admission Viewbook (Boarding Students)
Click here to view Boarding Student Viewbook (grades 9-12).