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Welcome to the Western Reserve Academy Online Application Portal!

To begin the process of applying for the 2020-21 school year, please create an account following the instructions below. Once you have an account you will be prompted to start the first part of our application, the Candidate Profile. Please submit the Candidate Profile, the application fee, and other required application materials by the deadlines below. Please note: an interview on campus or via Skype is a required part of the application.

Day Student Applications are due January 17, 2020.

Boarding Student Applications are due February 14, 2020.

NEW families, who have not started an application:

Please create a Username and Password by clicking on the Create an Account button. Once you create an account, you can begin the application process.You can also review all the application requirements and check to see if all documents are received.

NEW families, with an application in progress:

The first part of your application will be processed within two business days. Once the Candidate Profile is processed, you may log back into the application site with the username and password you established when you initially created an account. After logging in you will be able to see the additional application requirements and continue to check on the progress of your application by clicking on the clipboard icon on the far right to access your checklist.

The Checklist includes: 

CURRENT families, applying for a new sibling:

Please use your My BackPack User Name and Password to login to the online application. If you have forgotten your User Name or Password, please click on the "I forgot my Username/Password" link and the information will be emailed to you.

We look forward to working with you during this process! Please contact 330-650-9717 or with any questions.