Find the Right School
Keep these 10 questions in mind when choosing a school.
School Search Timeline
Use these monthly tips to guide you during the upcoming year.
Basics You Need to Know
Understand how financial aid works, including definitions of key terms, how need is computed, and a timeline for applying for financial aid.
SSS by NAIS
Visit the SSS by NAIS parents' site to learn about the financial aid process or to complete a Parents' Financial Statement (PFS).
Seeing the School for Yourself
There's no substitute for visiting a prospective school. Find out what the school's Open House event is good for, what it's not good for, and questions to ask when you're there.
Click here for key questions to ask yourself when selecting an independent school, and for good sources of information about schools that interest you.
Learn about the application process and getting the most out of school visits and interviews.
Read this article to find out how the financial aid process works at independent schools and for seven steps to follow to determine your family's financial need.
What are Independent Private Schools? Learn more about these schools and how you can apply.