Dates and Deadlines - Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Dates and Deadlines

September – Application becomes available for admission to the following school year.

October through March – SAT testing takes place. (Visit for dates and registration.)

February – Applications and supplemental application materials are due February 1, 2019.

March Admissions Review Committee meets.

April – Admissions Selection Committee meets.

May –  Decision letters are mailed May 1, 2019.

May – Accepted and wait-pooled students are required to complete a series of placement exams at IMSA or Lincoln Land Community College in Litchfield, IL on Friday, May 17, 2019.

June – Two orientation dates will be offered on June 8 and June 15, 2019. This is a required day-long orientation for invited and wait-pooled students and their parents. Students and parents are only required to attend one orientation.

July  – EXCEL, a three week residential summer program for admitted studen ts by invitation only will begin July 7, 2019 and end on July 26, 2019.

August Sophomore move-in day is August 15, 2019.

*This page is updated as dates are confirmed. Please check back often to ensure that you are planning well in advance as no exceptions will be made for missed attendance.*