Dates and Deadlines - Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Dates and Deadlines

This page is updated as dates are confirmed. Please check back often to ensure that you are planning well in advance. To view our full listing of visit opportunities, please click our visit IMSA page.
July 24th Registration deadline for SAT test on August 24th, 2019
September 4th Registration deadline for SAT test on October 5th, 2019
September 7th 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
October 1st Application becomes available for admission for the 2020 school year
October 2nd Registration deadline for SAT test on November 2nd, 2019
October 5th Preview Day 10:30-3:00 pm
November 7th Registration deadline for SAT test on December 7th, 2019
November 9th 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
December 14th 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
January 12th Preview Day 10:30-3:00 pm
February 1st Priority Academy Applications are Due for 2020-21 school year
February 13th Registration deadline for SAT test on March 14th, 2019
February 22nd 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
March 1st
Late Academy Applications are Due for 2020-21 school year
March 28th 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
April Admissions Selection Committee meets
June Three orientation dates will be offered in June 2020. This is a required day-long orientation for invited and waitpool students and their parents. Accepted students and parents are required to attend one orientation on either Saturday, June 6th or Saturday, June 13th. A separate orientation for waitpool students will be held on Sunday, June 14th.
April 25th 2 Hour Tour 10:00 PM- 12:00 PM
May 1st Decision letters are mailed for the 2020-21 school year
May 15th Accepted and waitpool students are required to complete a series of placement exams at IMSA or Lincoln Land Community College in Litchfield, IL
August 2020 Sophomore move-in day date is TBD.
July 24th 2020 The EXCEL Program is Sunday, July 5 through Friday, July 24, 2020. EXCEL is a three week residential summer program for admitted students, by invitation only.