Schedule a Visit and Interview

On-Campus Tours and Information Sessions

Campus Tours are currently running, but please note that space is limited and advanced registration is required. The campus visit consists of a 45-minute campus tour led by a student guide, followed by a half-hour information session with an admission counselor. Tours will feature exterior campus spaces only and will depart rain or shine. 

  • The prospective student(s) must be applying for Fall of 2022 entry and be in our database. Please complete our inquiry form prior to booking your appointment.
  • All visitors must be fully vaccinated, and proof of vaccination is required of each visitor during online registration. Per school guidelines, unvaccinated visitors, including individuals under age 12, are not currently permitted to join a campus visit.
  • All campus visitors must wear a mask at all times.
  • The Office of Admission & Financial Aid remains closed to visitors. For questions, please contact us at

Fall 2022 applicants: Register for a campus visit.

Take a Virtual Tour


Schedule an Interview

Fall Interview Information

A virtual interview lasts approximately 30-45 minutes. The interview starts with a one-on-one conversation between the student and the Hotchkiss interviewer, followed by an optional conversation for parents/guardians with the interviewer for the last 10 minutes of the interview. An interview is recommended but not required to apply.
Please note: in order to book a virtual interview, we require that the Candidate Profile form from the Gateway to Prep Schools application be submitted prior to booking.

Fall 2022 applicants: Register for your virtual interview via our online booking calendar.

Schedule Your Virtual "Coffee with a Counselor" Session

Coffee with a Counselor sessions allow parents/guardians to ask an admission counselor questions about the Hotchkiss application process. Each session will last approximately 45 minutes, and will include up to twelve families. This is an informal meet up, so please come as you are, and bring your questions!
Please note: This event is for parents/guardians only. Please use the prospective student information to register.

Register for a counselor drop-in session.

Schedule Your Bearcat Chat

A Bearcat Chat is an opportunity for students and families to meet virtually with current Hotchkiss students. Each session will last approximately 45 minutes, and include up to twelve families.

This is an informal meet up, so please come as you are and bring your questions!

Register for a Bearcat Chat.

Questions?  Email us at

Schedule of Virtual Hotchkiss Events

Contact Us

Office of Admission
The Hotchkiss School
11 Interlaken Road
Lakeville, CT 06039-2141
Telephone: (860) 435-3102
Fax: (860) 435-0042

For questions about financial aid or the application process contact Director of Financial Aid Ted Weihman