Admissions Calendar 2023-24

We are thrilled that you are interested in joining the Bernard Zell community. To ensure you don't miss any important steps in the admissions process, please find below key deadlines, notifications and event dates for the 2022-2023 admissions season. If you have questions about our calendar, please contact the Office of Admissions at or 773.572.1292.
September 5, 2023
Applications are live
October 22, 2023
Be Curious - Family Open House

November 7, 2023
Sibling and faculty applications due

November 15, 2023 
Parent Only Open House

December 8, 2023
Nursery (Age 3 by December 1) - 8th Grade applications due
We are now accepting applications on a rolling basis, though priority is given to those who submitted by the December 9 application deadline.
December 31, 2023
Tuition assistance application and supporting documentation due
January 8, 2024
Required recommendation forms due 
February 9, 2024
Nursery notification via email
March 1, 2024
JK - 8th Grade notification via email
March - Summer 2024
Admissions decisions; rolling


Rebecca Frazin-Chan
Director of Admissions

Rebecca Bloom
Assistant Director of
Admissions & Marketing

773.572.1290 or