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Tools to Make an Informed Decision

Get the Info You Need

Having the tools to make an informed decision is critical. We provide many ways for you to learn about MHS and imagine how your child might fit. Read how we engage with prospective families. Or, connect with us right now now if you’re ready to get started.

Attend a Virtual Open HouseConnect with a CounselorRequest Information

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Do You Qualify?

We know your time is valuable. Before starting the enrollment process, first review our minimum admissions qualifications. Make sure your child meets the minimum qualifications. We are here to answer admissions questions you may have.

Next, choose how you would like gather more details: attending a Virtual Open House or submitting an inquiry.


Virtual Open Houses

Prospective families should start their MHS journey by meeting with an admissions counselor—from the safety of their own homes! Join us at an upcoming Virtual Open House. These webinars are the perfect opportunity to learn more about the admissions process and ask questions. Or, start your MHS journey by requesting information.

Register Today

The Application Process

Submit an application to begin the official admission process. Congratulations! We cannot wait to move forward with your family’s MHS journey.


Meet Our Admissions Counselors

MHS has a full team of admissions counselors. This group supports prospective students during the MHS admissions journey. They are assigned based on where a student lives.

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Professional Referrals: Changing Lives Together

School counselors or social services professionals can help MHS open doors for students that may otherwise be closed. Your referrals matter! Learn how you can take advantage of MHS resources and extend your impact.

Information for School Professionals

Request Accommodations

Are you joining us at an event on-campus or in the community? Does a family member need accommodations? Contact the Admissions team at least three days in advance to request assistance.

Milton Hershey School does not discriminate in admissions or other programs and services on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, religious creed or disability. View full Equal Opportunity Policy.