Thank you for considering Harvard-Westlake! Our admission process for entry into the 2021-2022 school year will begin on August 24, 2020. If you are interested in attending an admission event or applying to Harvard-Westlake, please fill out the online admission inquiry form. We look forward to getting to know your family. 

8/5/20 Update for Prospective Families Applying to Harvard-Westlake in 2020-2021

From here, you can:

Admission coffees for Parents/guardians

The admission office hosts weekday Admission Coffees for Parents/Guardians throughout the admission cycle. These information sessions are intended for parents/guardians of prospective students applying for admission in 2021. You will have the opportunity to hear from the director of admission, faculty, deans, and current students. 

Please complete the admission inquiry form at your earliest convenience as it is required before visiting Harvard-Westlake.

Checklists

For your reference, admission checklists are available to print:

Checklist for 7th Grade Applicants >
Checklist for 9th Grade Applicants >

Important Admission Dates and Deadlines

8/5/20 Update for Prospective Families Applying to Harvard-Westlake in 2020-2021

August 24, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. PST
Online Application System opens

November 18, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. PST
Interview Guarantee Deadline: submitting the Application for Admission and application fee by this date will guarantee seventh and ninth grade applicants an interview

January 15, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. PST
Application & Supporting Materials Deadline: application, supporting documents, and testing are due by this date 

January 15, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. PST
Financial Aid Application & Supporting Materials Deadline

March 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. PST
Admission decision notification for ninth, tenth, and eleventh grades

March 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. PST
Admission decision notification for seventh grade

Non-Discrimination Policy
Harvard-Westlake School is committed to building and sustaining a community that is free from discrimination of any kind. Harvard-Westlake does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin in its admission process or in the administration of any school program or policy.