Get Started

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  • Online Application

    • In order to begin the application process please complete our Online Inquiry Form. After you complete the online inquiry form, directions will be emailed to you about how to create your My Sewickley account which you will use to complete the online application.
    • If you already have your username and password for the online application you can log into your My Sewickley Admissions Account.
  • Parent/Guardian Talk and Tour

    • Talk and Tours are optional in the application process. If you would like to see more of the Sewickley Academy campus and learn about faculty and student life, Talk and Tours are excellent opportunities and can take place anytime during your admissions process.
      • Tours take place daily between 8:30 AM and 2:30 PM.  Please email Wendy Berns to schedule a tour.

Additional Steps

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  • Admissions Testing

    Students applying to Grades 6-12 are required to take an exam.  Sewickley Academy accepts both the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) and the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT)

    Sewickley Academy will host the ISEE test on 10/15/2022, 11/5/2022, 1/7/2023, 2/4/2023, 4/15/2023.  Other dates/locations, and registration are available on the ISEE’s website.
  • Shadow Day

    All students applying for Grades 6-12 complete a Shadow Day. A Shadow Day consists of the prospective student spending the school day in their current grade. They attend classes and then complete an interview with an admission director. This is a great way to experience a day in the life of an SA student (campus, cafeteria, teachers, etc.).

    Please contact the Admission Office to set up a Shadow Day, 412-741-2235 or
  • Teacher Recommendation

    Teacher Recommendations should only be sent to teachers after DECEMBER 1st.  Log in to to send a link to both of your child's current math and English teachers.
  • Transcript Request Form

    Login to My Sewickley to complete the Transcript Request Form and forward to your current school.