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Discover What You Love. Discover IMSA.

The more you try and experience, the more you’ll discover what you love. Learn more about IMSA’s exceptional learning experiences,  residential program, and the admissions process. Please be sure to register for our events as spaces do fill up quickly. Event registrations are opened the month prior to the event and close two days before the event date. To get notified of our events, sign up for our Admissions Newsletter!


Virtual Visit Opportunities

Learn more about IMSA from the comfort of your own home. To ensure to safety of our current and future IMSA students, we are currently limiting the number of on-campus visit opportunities. We recommend signing up for our admissions newsletter to get notified as soon as registrations open. Most of our events will be virtual via Zoom. 

Thursday Night Informational Sessions

Two Thursdays a month, our Admissions Counselors will be hosting one hour events to focus on different aspects of IMSA.

Acing the Application: Application Walkthrough

September 30th, 6-7pm

How do you gather your grades from the last two and a half years? What teachers need to complete the teacher evaluations? How long do the essays have to be? Get all of your application questions answered before it launches during our Application Walkthrough! Attendees will even get a sneak peek of the essay prompts!

Acing the Application: What makes a great IMSA student?

September 23rd, 6pm-7pm

What makes a great IMSA student? We will hear from our Executive Director of Enrollment Management, Glenn Engelberg about what makes a successful student at IMSA, and how prospective students can prepare for the upcoming application release.

The VIP Series

The Office of Enrollment Management is excited to announce the Fall VIP Series! This series is designed to give prospective students and families a unique and tailored experience to learn about IMSA. Students can choose from a variety of in-person and virtual visit opportunities based on their interests in the Academy.

Academics at IMSA (Watch Recording)

This virtual event will highlight academics at IMSA. Our Keynote will be Dr. Dave DeVol. He is in his 28th year of teaching chemistry, and his 15th year at IMSA. In addition to teaching chemistry at IMSA, he is also one of the faculty members who manages the Student Inquiry and Research Program (SIR).

The event will provide information on the application process, and a tour of life on campus from our Student Ambassadors!

A Virtual Conversation with IMSA’s President (Watch Recording)

Kick off the VIP series with a virtual conversation with IMSA’s new President, Dr. Evan M. Glazer. This event recording focuses on why our students choose IMSA, information on the application process, and a sneak peek of life on campus from our Student Ambassadors!

Check back soon for more VIP Events!

Upcoming Opportunities For Fall of 2021

Family Meetings

Meet one on one with an Admissions Counselor via Zoom. One hour appointments are available from October to March.

Preview Day

Preview Day provides the opportunity for prospective students to explore all IMSA has to offer with a detailed look into academics and residential life at the Academy. Tours, informational sessions, mock classes, and panels with students, parents, and alumni will be held throughout the day. Check back for more information on the format of Preview Day and how to register, but mark your calendars for the following dates! 

October 24th

January 23rd

Take the Virtual Tour

Interested in a self-led tour of our campus? You can explore our campus with an interactive map where you can choose from different tour paths, or choose specific locations that may interest you. Filter by location type to find out where the best student hangouts are on campus, or where our labs are located.

Watch the recordings from last year’s virtual events