Standard Application Online (SAO) Instructions
While Dana Hall welcomes applicants to use the SAO, you must create a Ravenna account and submit Dana Hall's Student and Family Profile form within Ravenna. Keep in mind that you will need a Ravenna account to register for admission events, schedule your interview, and view your admission decision on March 10.
Additional Steps for SAO Applicants
- Create Ravenna Account
- Explore and Experience Dana Hall
- Schedule Interview
- Check your application status in Ravenna
- TOEFL (Non-native English Speakers)
- ISEE/SSAT Testing (Optional)
- Financial Aid (Need-based)
Create Ravenna Account
Explore and Experience Dana Hall
Check your application status in Ravenna
TOEFL (Non-native English Speakers)
ISEE/SSAT Testing (Optional)
Financial Aid (Need-based)
Applicants who schedule their interview and submit their applications by January 15 will receive decision notifications on March 10. Late applicants will be considered on a rolling admission basis after April 10, depending on space availability.
SAO applicants pay their application fee in the SAO family portal and use a waiver code to submit the Student and Family Profile in Ravenna.
When you're ready to submit the Student and Family Profile form in Ravenna, contact the Admission Office to request your waiver code. SAO application fee waiver requests are granted based on need.
Dana Hall serves students in grades 5-12. Our residential option is for grade 9-11 applicants.
Families apply for financial aid separately through School and Student Services (SSS). The Financial Aid deadline is also January 15.