Information for Parents and Families

Who Gets In and Why: An Inside Look at College Admissions

In this conversation with SAIS President Debra Wilson, Jeff Selingo dispelled the entrenched notions of how to compete and win at the admissions game, revealed why families have much to gain by broadening their notion of what qualifies as a “good college,” and explained how the pandemic will impact admissions.

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How Should We Talk About College Now?

This webinar addressed the deeper questions behind the college process and how college may differ by the time students get there.

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Parenting in a Time of Crisis

This webinar with Michael Thompson and Rob Evans discusses the challenge of parenting in these unprecedented days, offering a chance to reflect on and share the burdens and to troubleshoot key dilemmas.

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SAIS Member Schools

A geographical listing of SAIS member schools including school type, religious affiliation (if applicable), and school website.

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SAIS Accreditation Standards for Schools

To maintain their SAIS accreditation, schools are required to adhere to community and research based standards.

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School Complaints and Issues

SAIS reviews inquiries relating to member schools based solely upon compliance with accreditation standards and membership criteria.

Further Information about School Complaints and Issues