Applying to LCA

Fast Track to LCA

Priority Deadline is February 1

We accept applications on a rolling basis after this date.


If you are a domestic student looking for the quickest way through the application process,
download our free resource, "Fast Track to an LCA Education" and be finished in no time!

Get your foot in the door.

Below you'll find convenient, step-by-step instructions through the application process.
If you need help or have questions at any time, please don't hesitate to give us a call at 781-457-6000.

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Come see for yourself!

Join us for an Open House, or schedule a tour.
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Complete an Online Application

It really is this easy. 

Our application takes just a few minutes to fill out online.

Be sure you have a credit card or banking information handy - our $100 application fee is required on the last page of the process.

Every community is made up of individuals, and at LCA we are incredibly proud of our community.  The Admission Team at LCA sets out to accomplish the goal of bringing together a diverse group of talented individuals that make up our student body. In speaking with any member of our Admission Team, you will hear us describe the admission process here as a process of "fit."

We warmly invite you to describe what makes you and your student unique, special, and overall a great "fit" for LCA!

Explore Scholarships & Financial Aid

We offer a variety of Merit Scholarships and Financial Aid opportunities. Learn more about affording an LCA education by clicking below. 

Affording LCA

Request Teacher Recommendations

We require recommendations as part of the application process. 

We'll need one English teacher and one Math teacher to fill out forms as part of your application. Current 5th grade students may have the same teacher fill out both forms.

Teacher recommendations are requested and filled out online, in tandem with your online application.

Log in to your SchoolAdmin Account

Order an Official Transcript

Show us your progress!

We ask for students' most recent academic reports from their current school year, as well as the final grade reports from their last completed grade.

You can request your student's official transcripts through your SchoolAdmin account, or download the Records Request Form to give to your student's current school in person.

Log in to your SchoolAdmin Account

Click here to access a Records Request Form

Register for Entrance Testing

It's time to take the SSAT!

LCA requires the submission of SSAT scores as part of our application process.

Click here to register for the test

...good news!

LCA is a testing site, and we'd love to host you!

LCA School Code: 4612

Book an Interview

We'd love to chat!

Once you have submitted and requested all other required information, please call the Office of Admission to schedule an in-person interview.

Click here to
book your interview online. 

Hit Submit!

All materials are due February 1

The priority deadline for submitting complete Admission and Financial Aid applications for the 2020-21 academic year is February 1, 2020.
Applicants who have completed the application procedure on or before this date will be informed of
decisions and financial award letters on the AISNE decision day: March 8, 2020.

After our priority deadline of February 1, we continue to accept applications on a rolling basis based on availability.
Admission decisions will be made at regular intervals throughout the spring and into the summer. 





Meet our admissions team!

From left to right:

Sam Newcomer is an Admissions Counselor and will likely be your first contact here. As a newcomer himself, Sam will help you feel right at home! 
PHONE: 781-457-6000        EMAIL:

Cindy Torjesen is Director of International Admission, the Director of Residential Life, and an alumni parent. If you have a question about boarding or just want a parent's perspective, talk to Cindy! 
PHONE: 781-457-6001        EMAIL:

Ryan Patrie is Director of Domestic Admission, an LCA alum, and also a soccer and lacrosse coach. Try to find a question that Ryan can't answer!
PHONE: 781-457-6002        EMAIL: