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.

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.

How to Apply

We understand the decision to attend boarding school is one of the most important choices your family will 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. Please contact us at any time, and we will do our best to make sure that applying to Besant Hill School is a positive experience.

How to Apply

We understand the decision to attend boarding school is one of the most important choices your family will 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. Please contact us at any time, and we will do our best to make sure that applying to Besant Hill School is a positive experience.

Visit Our Campus

The best way to get to know our school is to come for a visit! Join us for an Open House event or arrange a personal tour of our campus, stay for lunch (including veggies from the on-site eight-acre organic farm), chat with students and teachers, and have an interview with our admissions team.

Visit Our Campus

The best way to get to know our school is to come for a visit! Join us for an Open House event or arrange a personal tour of our campus, stay for lunch (including veggies from the on-site eight-acre organic farm), chat with students and teachers, and have an interview with our admissions team.

Visit Our Campus

The best way to get to know our school is to come for a visit! Join us for an Open House event or arrange a personal tour of our campus, stay for lunch (including veggies from the on-site eight-acre organic farm), chat with students and teachers, and have an interview with our admissions team.

Kristen Kaschub

Director of Advancement & External Affairs

“Besant Hill allows students to be who they are and to explore their passions in a community of respect and encouragement.”

(805) 646-4343 Ext. 142

Thomas Keen

Senior Associate Director of Admissions

“What makes Besant Hill special is the first thing I noticed when I started here: the lack of judgement and stigma amongst students.”

(805) 646-4343 Ext. 113

Terra Furguiel

Associate Director of Admissions & Financial Aid, Parent Liaison

“Besant Hill allows students to follow their path. We help guide you when you don’t know the way, and everyone is encouraged to be the best person they can be.”

(805) 646-4343 Ext. 111

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