Boarding School In New Hampshire – Tilton School Admissions

You make Tilton different.

Here on the Hill, the people make the place. We’re a boarding school in New Hampshire built on relationships and we believe in the potential of our students. At Tilton, our favorite subject is you.

Accepted students

Welcome to Tilton and congratulations! Click through for helpful links and information.

your path to tilton

Explore Our Digital Viewbook

Dive into our new digital viewbook to learn about Tilton, meet our students, faculty, alumni, and parents, and get a firsthand look at how the people make the place.

Help us get to know you

Our admissions process is personal from the start; tell us about yourself, where you’re at in your journey, and what you hope to find in your education. Remember, our favorite subject is you!

Come see our place

If you’re learning about boarding school in New Hampshire, we’d love for you to visit Tilton. We live, learn, and play on 150 sprawling hilltop acres located simultaneously in the heart of New Hampshire’s Lakes Region and also steps from Main Street.

Explore all of our options

Tilton students come from all over, metaphorically and literally. We have programs for boarding and day students, international students, and those considering a post-graduate year. 

Tuition and Financial Aid

We recognize the commitment of choosing an independent school education. Our goal  is to support and accommodate that commitment for all of our families. Learn more about our value focused tuition, financial aid options, and our guarantee that your tuition will never go up!

Apply now!

Whenever you’re ready, we’re ready. We offer rolling admission,  accepting new students throughout the year. We’re also test optional and celebrate that our students are more than a letter grade or number. Most importantly, if you have a question at any stage in this process, please contact us. Our doors are open!

A Scenic Shot Of Knowles Hall From A Low Vantage Point

We can't wait to meet you!

What’s Happening on the Hill

There’s so much to love about boarding school in New Hampshire. For an authentic look at Tilton — in the classroom, the dorms, on the field, and everywhere in between — make sure to check us out!


Congratulations Accepted Students

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A school that connects

“We felt the connection to Tilton the first moment we arrived on campus and our daughter has blossomed; the rigor of scheduled study halls, the academic support, and the warmth of the faculty and staff have all made a huge difference in our lives.”

—Current Parent