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. To register for any of the following events click here! 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 offering virtual information sessions only. Sessions will be held via ZOOM meetings.
Hear more about the admissions process from an Admissions Counselor and go on a virtual tour of IMSA with a Student Ambassador. After the Admissions presentation, there will be a Q&A session for anyone with questions about IMSA or the admissions process.
October 31, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
November 21, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
January 23, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
February 20, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
March 27, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
April 24, 2020- 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
IMSA Admissions will be hosting a number of informational sessions throughout the year to dive deeper into different aspects of IMSA with the opportunity to meet IMSA Faculty and Staff who oversee these different aspects of IMSA. Below you will find a complete list of topics. Registration for these one-hour events will open at the beginning of the month.
September 10, 2020- A Day in the Life of a Student: Academics
November 5, 2020- College and Academic Counseling at IMSA
November 12, 2020- Music, Art, and Drama at IMSA
December 3, 2020- Learning Outside the Classroom: Student Inquiry and Research, Leadership Education, Entrepreneurship, and Service Learning
December 17, 2020- Applications Tips 2.0- App Walkthrough and Technical Help
January 7, 2021- Living at IMSA
January 14, 2021- Alumni Panel
February 4, 2021- Student Leadership Opportunities at IMSA
February 25, 2021- Current IMSA Parent Panel
Preview Day- December 6th, 9:30 am- 12:30 pm
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. Informational sessions with a Q&A portion with IMSA Faculty and Residence Life staff will be held throughout the day.
Preview Day Agenda
9:30-9:35 – Welcome from Kelly Lofgren (Director of Admissions)
9:35-9:45 – Welcome from Dr. Jose Torres (President)
9:45-9:50 – Academics at IMSA with Dr. Comfort Akwaji-Anderson (Principal)
9:50-10:00 – Transition to Breakout Sessions
10:00-11:30 – Breakout Sessions
- Mock Math or Science Class
- Mock Humanities Class
- Residence Life Overview
11:30-12:30 – Admissions Presentation and Q&A Session
Meet one on one with an Admissions Counselor via Zoom and take an optional virtual tour with an IMSA Student Ambassador. Appointments are available on Wednesdays from October to March at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 pm.
Shadow Days- Dates TBD
Shadow Days give prospective students the opportunity to see what IMSA is like first hand. Shadow one of our Student Ambassadors throughout the school day. While IMSA is learning virtually, our prospective students will shadow students in their virtual classrooms. Shadow days are reserved for students who are currently applying to IMSA, so students interested in shadowing must currently have an open application. Shadow Days will be held on scheduled Mondays from 8:00 am- 4:00 pm, depending on Student Ambassador schedules.