• Rolling Admissions


Join a community of learning and respect. Besant Hill School (grades 9-12, PG) honors individuality, critical thinking, creative and artistic passions, global citizenship, and environmental activism. Our values and our small size, coupled with our committed faculty and staff and our stunning location in beautiful Ojai, California are what sets Besant Hill School apart as a boarding school unlike any other.

On this page, you’ll find information about our application process and important admissions dates and deadlines. You’ll also find out how to arrange a visit. Need more information? Contact us at any time with any questions you may have along the way.

Admissions Calendar

Besant Hill School is currently accepting applications for 2019-20 on a space-available basis. Browse this page to find out more about upcoming admissions-related events and dates, including when Besant Hill School representatives might be “on the road” and coming to a town near you!

Visit Our Campus

You can learn a lot about Besant Hill School right here on this website. But the best way to get to know our school is to come for a visit! Wondering what boarding at a college prep school like ours is like? Join us for an Open House event or arrange a personal tour of our campus, stay for lunch, chat with students and teachers, and have an interview with our admissions team.

How to Apply

We understand your decision to attend boarding school is one of the most important choices you’ll ever make. Our admissions team is here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have about a Besant Hill School education. Find out about our admissions process, application requirements, and other important criterion.

Tuition & Fees

Get a breakdown of the tuition costs and fees at Besant Hill School, find out about available loans and grants, and access our financial aid resources and information.

School Viewbook

The Besant Hill School Viewbook is a great way to get a feel for our campus and culture. Check out the viewbook online, download the pdf, or contact us to request a beautiful, bound copy. You can also check out our Post Graduate Year Flyer.

Application/Information Portal

Click below or in the left-sidebar above to visit our application/information portal and begin your application process. You can also request information or sign up for our admissions newsletter. Your application will be viewed by each member of the Admissions Committee, who will then collaboratively reach a decision about your acceptance to the school. Our online application allows you to begin and then return to finish if you cannot complete the process all at once.

Besant Hill School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin or sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.