Accepting Chase Citizens from All Over the World

Small by Design

Chase offers an academically rigorous curriculum through the Advanced Placement (AP) level and boasts small class sizes, averaging 12 students per class.

Endless Opportunities

Our program is enriched by a design thinking curriculum, innovation spaces, athletics, a wide range of arts and music opportunities and a variety of student-initiated clubs.

100% College Placement

Our experienced teachers challenge & support Chase Citizens to reach their full potential. 100% of graduates attend colleges & universities.

Apply Today

We are thrilled that you are interested in Chase Collegiate School. Chase welcomes students from all over the world! We accept applications from international students for grades 6 through 12.

If families wish to apply for Kindergarten through Grade 5, then a parent must accompany the child to the US and that child must live with their parent.

For all countries other than China, please contact our admissions office directly at

For those students from China, Chase accepts applications for admission through our homestay partner Apex International Education Partners (AIEP).  If you are interested please contact AIEP.

Required for Application:

  • Application for admission
  • $120 US application fee
  • Official Transcripts (Stamped)
    • Previous year final transcript
    • Current year to date transcripts
  • School Evaluation
  • Teacher Recommendations
    • English
    • Math
  • Graded writing sample from English or History (translated in English)
  • TOEFL (SSAT strongly recommended)
  • Skype or WeChat Interview, by appointment

The priority deadline for application is January 15. After the priority deadline, applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

About Chase Collegiate School

Founded in 1865, Chase is a college preparatory school that serves students from Pre-K through Grade 12. Located in Waterbury, CT, Chase emphasizes a culture of learning with ample opportunities for all voices to be heard. Plus, with a welcoming environment and rolling admissions process, Chase is Always Accepting.

Why Chase