JOIN THE WALDEN FAMILY

 

We're thrilled that you've chosen to explore our admissions process, and we're excited to learn about you and your family. Regardless of which stage you are at in the admissions process, we want to provide the best experience possible and make sure you have every opportunity to learn and inquire about Walden. 

*NOTE: To submit an application to Walden, you will need to create an account. There is a one-time $60 Application Fee. To apply for financial aid, you will have to create your own Walden FACTS accountThere is a one-time $30 Application Fee.

 
 

Here you'll find opportunities to: 

SCHEDULE A TOUR

SHADOW AT WALDEN

APPLY TO WALDEN

Schedule an assessment

 
 

Already Applied to Walden? Check your APPLICATION status.

Sign into your admissions portal account to review your application and check to see which stage you are at in the admissions process. If you have any follow-up questions, please email Director of Admissions, Melinda Ellingsworth.

 
 

 

2020-2021 Admissions timeline

 
•  SCHEDULE A TOUR  •  SCHEDULE A SHADOW DAY  •  SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT  •  COMPLETE APPLICATION   JANUARY 1 2020-21 Tuition Rates published JANUARY 1-31 Current Walden School families invited to apply for Financial Aid JANUARY 17 All 1st round applications, shadows & assessments complete

SCHEDULE A TOUR
SCHEDULE A SHADOW DAY
SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT
COMPLETE APPLICATION

JANUARY 1
2020-21 Tuition Rates published
JANUARY 1-31
Current Walden School families invited to apply for Financial Aid
JANUARY 17
All 1st round applications, shadows & assessments complete

FEBRUARY 1-28 Financial Aid application opens to New Families FEBRUARY 8 Notification of Admissions Committee decisions will be sent home after February 8, 2020 FEBRUARY 10 Financial Aid decisions for current Walden families made & announced

FEBRUARY 1-28
Financial Aid application opens to New Families
FEBRUARY 8
Notification of Admissions Committee decisions will be sent home after February 8, 2020
FEBRUARY 10
Financial Aid decisions for current Walden families made & announced

MARCH 15 Enrollment contracts due for all first round applications  FINANCIAL AID DECISIONS FOR NEW FAMILIES MADE AND ANNOUNCED MID-MARCH  ADMISSIONS CONTINUES & ACCEPTANCES ARE BASED ON AVAILABILITY

MARCH 15
Enrollment contracts due for all first round applications

FINANCIAL AID DECISIONS FOR NEW FAMILIES MADE AND ANNOUNCED MID-MARCH

ADMISSIONS CONTINUES & ACCEPTANCES ARE BASED ON AVAILABILITY

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STUDENT PROFILE

WALDEN STUDENTS...

• Demonstrate a willingness to work hard

• Are college-bound and motivated to achieve that goal

• Appreciate and respect diversity in classmates

• Respond well to personal attention from teachers

• Are respectful and demonstrate sensitivity to others

• Thrive in an environment with encouragement to make good choices

 
 

WALDEN BELIEFS

Walden School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law in any decision regarding employment, admissions, financial aid, athletics, educational policies or any other school-administered programs.

Walden adheres to the ISACS Principles of Good Practice in Admissions and Employment in all admissions practices and enrollment decisions.

 
 

 

Let us Help

Contact Melinda Ellingsworth, Director of Admissions, with any questions about scheduling a tour, applying for a Shadow Day, completing an assessment or submitting an application. We're here to guide you through the entire admissions process. We look forward to hearing from you!

Phone: 502.893.0433 ext. 314

Email: mellingsworth@walden-school.org

MELINDA ELLINGSWORTH DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS   mellingsworth@walden-school.org  502.893.0433 ext. 314

MELINDA ELLINGSWORTH
DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS

mellingsworth@walden-school.org
502.893.0433 ext. 314

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