The Foundation for a Meaningful Life
Kindergarten - Grade 9 in Southborough, MA

Admission Welcome

Welcome to Fay, a private day and boarding school located in Southborough, MA.

Welcome! We are delighted that you are considering Fay School. The admission process at Fay is all about finding the best fit for each student. We hope you will explore our website to learn more about our program and our community—and we invite you to contact us! Our Admission Officers are experts in the private school admission process, and they work closely with each family: you’ll have the opportunity to take a tour of our campus in Southborough, Massachusetts, meet with admission representatives, learn about our day and boarding school options, and talk with teachers and administrators. We are committed to making the admission process personalized and informative for every family.
If you have any questions, please contact our office at or call us at 508-490-8201. We look forward to introducing you to Fay!
Apply for Fall 2024 now. Limited space is available in select grades.

Affording Fay

Did you know that Fay will award over $4 million in need-based financial assistance to day and boarding students for the 2024-2025 school year? Click here to learn more about Fay’s tuition and affordability.


List of 4 frequently asked questions.

  • How do I arrange a campus visit?

    We are always happy to provide personal tours of our 66-acre campus in Southborough, MA. If you're interested in arranging a visit, please click here.
  • How do I apply?

    We look forward to getting to know you and your child throughout our application process. Learn more about our requirements for each grade level here >>
  • When do I need to apply?

    Day students should submit applications by January 15. Subsequent to that date, applications will be considered on a rolling basis, depending on available spaces. All day applicants who meet the January 15 deadline will be notified on March 10. 

    Boarding applicants are considered on a rolling basis and may apply as soon as grades from the first term of the current school year are available. International students who would like to be considered in the first, priority round of decisions should submit their applications by December 15.

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main number 508-490-8250
admission 508-490-8201