Visit Virtually

Your path to Williston begins here!

We can’t wait to talk to you about all Williston has to offer. In the meantime, let us show you around our warm and welcoming campus, and share some resources that allow you to explore Williston’s academic offerings and programs, meet some of our faculty, and get a sense of the wider community that surrounds our beautiful campus. Let’s get started!

1. Set up your interview

Once you’ve completed our online inquiry form, call the Admission office at (413) 529-3241 to schedule your appointment, which will take place via Zoom. You can see our available interview times here.

2. Visit Campus

Williston hosts campus visits for prospective students and their families. Tours will be available to prospective students who have submitted the profile portion of our application.

If you are interested in a tour, give us a call at 413-529-3241 to see available dates and times.

3. Connect with us at an event

Student Quick Connections

Quick Connections provide the opportunity to engage with a larger group of 12 students sharing their experiences and answering your questions.

Students cheering at boarding school welcome days

Activities Fair

This event gathers all of our program, athletic, and subject area leaders for you to meet and learn more about the opportunities you will have at Williston.

Williston Wednesdays

A series of programs and informative panels we’re hosting on Zoom where you can submit questions in advance about what it’s like to be a Wildcat, from academics, to student life, to athletics and arts.

blue coffee mug with white Williston logo

Coffee Chat

Join Admission Officers and our Head of School for informal coffee chats on Thursdays or Fridays in November and December to have your questions answered about Williston or the application process.

4. Tour our campus

You’ll know it when you arrive: Williston feels like home. Watch videos below and tour campus, take a look inside our dorms, sit in on a class, explore Easthampton, and much more.

Our Virtual Tour: From the Ninth Grade Program to College Counseling and beyond, this video gives you an inside look at who we are and how we prepare students to be their best.

Our Residence Halls

Sit back and let us show you around campus! You’ll say hello to many of our students, who will take you on a tour through Williston’s residence halls. Come on in!

Boys Dorms

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Girls Dorms

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5. Explore Our Programs

Williston’s rigorous academic environment offers a balance of structure and freedom, designed to help students develop excellent study skills, writing, and critical thinking, along with an ambitious intellectual curiosity. Our Signature Programs are designed to make sure your educational experience here extends beyond the classroom. Explore more below!

6. Check Out Easthampton

If you’ve got an appetite, you’ll love Williston! We are located in the center of a vibrant arts town, which is quickly becoming a foodie destination. A short stroll away, you’ll find a James-Beard-Award-nominated restaurant, fresh sushi, store-made bagels, Hawaiian bowls, Mexican flavors, retro dishes, and a bakery with croissants to die for. Plus, you’re only a short drive from the fun college towns of Northampton and Amherst. Check it out below, or download a PDF.

Map of Easthampton, MA with points of interest

7. Sit in on a class

You’ll better understand the breadth and depth of our rigorous academic program after viewing a virtual class. You’ll see that intellectual inquiry and the exploration of ideas are still happening in our virtual classrooms. Find courses here in math, history and global studies, and English.

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Contact an Admission Officer

Chris Dietrich Chris Dietrich

Dean of Enrollment Management

Lee Greener '06

Director of Financial Aid

Allison Marsland

Director of Middle School Admission

Ann Pickrell

Assistant Head of School

Derek Cunha

Associate Director of Admissions

Ben Farmer

Assistant Director of Admission

Christa Talbot Syfu '98

Associate Director of Admission