Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

How to Apply

2014-2015 Online Application is now closed.

Students completing the online application will be charged a non-refundable application-processing fee of $75.00.

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The application deadline is February 1, 2015-CLOSED

Our preferred method of submission is online. If you are unable to submit an online application please contact the Admissions office at 630.907.5028 or at

5 Things You Should Know About Applying to IMSA 

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Application Fee Waiver Information:

We are concerned that all students, regardless of their financial resources, have the opportunity to attend the Academy. If the applicant qualifies for free or reduced lunch, please ask a school staff member to submit a written request for a fee waiver on official school letterhead and email it to or enclose it with the student's application. Students submitting their applications online will be able to select the fee waiver option upon submission.