Welcome to Williston!
The moment you step on campus, you will feel it: Williston is more than a school, it’s a community—a caring fellowship of teachers, advisors, coaches, and classmates. Our job is first to understand what motivates you, then to guide and support you in pursuing your interests and discovering new ones. In our classrooms, playing fields, and in our dorms, we inspire our students to live with purpose, passion, and integrity. Because at Williston, what matters is not just what you will accomplish as a student, but who you will become as a person.
Our Application Timeline
SEP – JAN
Visit Campus & Interview
AUG – JAN
Take the SSAT
By Jan 15
Submit Your Application
Mar – Apr
By Apr 10
"At Williston, I was able to discover and pursue my passion for dance. I never thought I would learn choreography and become the captain of the dance team, but the teachers and other students here really support everyone to try new things."
Destiny Nwafor, Cornell University '21
"You will never find a place with people as invested in your success and happiness as at Williston."
Nate Gordon, Kenyon College '20
"Every time I stepped out of my comfort zone at Williston, I was surrounded by people who encouraged me all the way."
Anabelle Farnham, Pomona College '22
Williston’s financial aid grants help make opportunity accessible to hundreds of exceptional students from all income levels. Each year, the school provides $6.2 million in financial aid, ranging from significant grants to modest awards, to help qualified applicants bridge the gap between the cost of tuition and family resources. Our goal is to open the door of opportunity, and to create a vibrant and diverse student body.
The moment you step on campus, you will feel it: Williston is more than a school, it’s a community—a caring fellowship of teachers, advisors, coaches, and classmates.
Non-Discrimination Statement: Williston admits qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, gender, religion, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability, and extends to them all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, gender, religion, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, or mental or physical disability, or any other status protected by applicable law in the administration of its admissions, scholarships, and loans, and its educational, athletic, and other policies and programs.