Dates and Deadlines

Thank you for your interest in the Academy for Science and Design! 

Please note:  Enrollment for this academic year (2018 - 2019) is closed and there are no open seats available.  If a seat does become available, we will be offering enrollment to a student who completed the application process last year and is currently on our wait list.

Admission dates for the 2019 - 2020 school year:

Admissions Open
September 10, 2018
The admission packet and the Mandatory Information Session Registration Form are now available on this website.

Mandatory Information Session
The sessions for the 2019 2020 application process were held on
Saturday, October 27, 2018 and
Saturday, December 1, 2018.

Application Deadline
(To be eligible for lottery or exemption)
Monday, December 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Lottery (held at ASD)
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Applicants do not need to attend the lottery.

Any application received after the application deadline will be time and date stamped in the order received and kept on file should any openings occur.  The chances of any post-deadline applicant receiving an enrollment offer is exceptional unlikely.  We highly recommend completing and submitting all portions (both online and paper) of this application well before the December 10, 2018 deadline.  Incomplete applications received before the deadline, but not completed before the deadline, will not be given an extension.

Please be sure to review all of the web pages in this Admissions section before contacting the school with questions regarding admissions.   
Most questions can be answered by reviewing this area.

ASD Fact Sheet:
English Version
Version en Español

All inquiries should be emailed to 

We will be posting dates for the 2020 - 2021 application process in late August 2019.

The Academy for Science and Design does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, national/ethnic origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability in its programs, activities, admissions and employment practices. This refers to, but is not limited to, the provisions of the following laws:

  • Titles IV, VI, and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 - race color, national origin

  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967

  • The Age Discrimination Act of 1975

  • Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) - sex

  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504) - disability

  • The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) - disability

  • NH Law against discrimination (RSA 354-A)

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