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Discover What You Love

We invite all Illinois students, parents and educators to learn more about IMSA. We strive to deliver the highest quality service to our valued partners and guests through scheduled programs and events held throughout the year both on campus, and throughout the state of Illinois.


In Your Area

Find out when an Admission Counselor will be at a school or event near you. Admission Counselors travel throughout the state in the Fall and early Winter. Click here for their schedule.


Preview Days

Preview Days are an opportunity for students and parents to meet with current IMSA students, faculty and staff, and get a first-hand look at what our Academy is about! Staff presentations, mock classes and tours of our campus will be available.Learn more, including event dates and a sample program on our Preview Day page.


2 Hour Tours

During these sessions, an Admissions Counselor will present about the admissions process and our academic and residential programs. IMSA student-led tours are also provided. Online registration is required; spaces fill up quickly. Please see the dates and times outlined on the 2 Hour Tour page and plan ahead to register.


Family Visits

Interested applicants and their families may register for a 45-minute individual appointment with an Admissions Counselor. Online pre-registration is required. Learn more about Family Visits and register on our Family Visit page.


Shadow Days

Shadow Days are a great way for current applicants to experience IMSA! Visitors will be hosted by current students and will attend classes, have lunch in the cafeteria and conclude with a Q&A session.

Shadow Days are reserved for applicants only. Students must have a submitted application or an application in progress to register. Learn more on our Shadow Day page.


Video Tour

Hear directly from IMSA students, staff, faculty, parents and alumni about what it’s like to be an IMSA Titan!