Thank you for taking the time to visit our website today. I hope you will get a good feel for the strength and depth of the academic and extracurricular opportunities that exist within our community and what makes Kimball Union The Best Environment for Learning.To receive more information about Kimball Union Academy, as well as an application, I encourage you to complete our online inquiry form. Please be as specific as possible so that we can provide you with all the relevant information pertaining to your interests.The admissions office will participate in a number of different school fairs throughout the country, and we invite students and parents to come and ask questions, gather information, and learn about the school at these events. We look forward to seeing you in your hometown!

As you continue your virtual tour of the KUA community, please do not hesitate to ask us any questions. Our Orange Key Leaders may be reached through e-mail at We will answer all your queries promptly!
To schedule a tour for you and your family, just call our admission office at (603) 469-2100 or e-mail Fax 603-469-2041.

The best way to experience the vibrant learning community that is KUA, is to come and visit us in person!
Richard Ryerson
Director of Admissions

Admissions decisions are made at Kimball Union Academy without regard to race, gender, creed or national origin. 
At a Glance
Our School
Founded in 1813
Location: 1300-acre campus in Meriden, NH 13 miles from Dartmouth College
Type: Co-ed Boarding School; and Day School
Grades: 9-12 and PG
Size: 345 students; 22% international

Our Faculty
Ratio: 6:1 students to faculty
Number: 50 full-time faculty
Fact 1: 70% hold advanced degrees
Fact 2: 70% live on campus

Our Academics
Honors: 15 courses in all disciplines
AP courses: 19 offered
Class Size: average is 12 students
Notable: STEM, ILP - Integrated Learning Program

Our Arts
Facilities: Theatre, dance studio, practice music rooms, digital media lab, and ceramics studio
Offerings: Visual and performing arts curricular and extra-curricular options

Our Athletics
Facilities: ice rink, indoor turf, outdoor turf, total of 8 playing fields, gymnasium, fitness center, tennis courts, locker rooms and training facility
Opponents: Lakes Region Athletic League
NEPSAC schools in NH, VT, MA, RI and CT      

Our Admissions Office
Phone: (603) 469-2100
Boarding Schools Facts

If you are interested in some insights into the advantages of boarding schools you can visit The Association of Boarding Schools(TABS) website here:

Contact Information
Admission Office                                                        Physical Delivery Address
64 Main Street (use this for GPS)                                7 Campus Center Drive
PO Box 188                                                                      Meriden, NH 03770
Meriden, NH 03770-0188
Phone (603) 469-2100
Fax (603) 469-2041
SSAT Dates
SSAT Testing Dates 2015-2016
Saturday, October 17
Saturday, November 14*
Saturday, December 12
Saturday, January 9*
Saturday, February 6*
Saturday, April 23*

*Test offered at Kimball Union Academy

Register here.
For information email Admission or call 603-469-2100

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