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7 College Lane
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: 413-585-2500
Fax: 413-585-2527
Email: admission@smith.edu

Toll-free: 800-383-3232

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A personal interview is highly recommended for first-year and transfer students and is required for Ada Comstock Scholars. This one-to-one conversation allows you to tell us about yourself and to ask specific questions about Smith.

Schedule an Interview

You can interview with an admission counselor on campus or schedule an interview with an alumna near you.

On-Campus Interviews

To schedule an interview, you must register in advance. Please consult the office calendar for available dates and times.

April 3, 2017-January 12, 2018

Monday-Friday

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

September 11, 2017-January 6, 2018

Saturdays

9 a.m.-noon

July 8–April 19, 2017

Additional times for transfer students

Off-Campus Interview with an Alumna

If you can't come to campus, find a Smith alumna in your area. All Off-Campus interviews must be conducted before February 1.

 

When Should I Interview?

High-school students

High-school students should plan on interviewing between April 1 of your junior year and January 15 of your senior year. Interviews are not available to high school students prior to April 1 of their junior year.

Transfer Students
January Entrance by November 15
September Entrance by February 15 (preferred) or by May 15 (latest)

Beginning January 16, there are limited on-campus interview slots for transfer students.  Please call the Office of Admission to schedule an interview.

If you can't come to campus, find a Smith alumna in your area. All Off-Campus interviews must be conducted before February 1.

Ada Comstock Scholars

An interview is required for all students applying to the Ada Comstock Scholars Program. On-campus interviews are available on a limited basis. Please consult the office calendar for available dates and times. If you have difficulty scheduling an on-campus interview, please contact the Office of Admission. If distance makes it impossible to visit campus, we can conduct the interview by telephone. We do not offer telephone interviews for applicants living outside the United States. Alumnae interviews are not available for nontraditional students.

January Entrance by November 15
September Entrance by February 1

Please bring unofficial copies of college transcript(s) to the interview for an informal review.