Admissions Process

An aerial view of Perkins Watertown campus

The admissions office at Perkins School for the Blind works closely with families and school districts that are interested in enrolling a student and guides them through the application process.


Application Steps

  1. Call us directly to discuss a student or visit us on campus prior to submitting a completed application.
  2. Fill out the application form ┬╗
  3. Once we have received a completed application, the Perkins team will determine if a student is eligible for admission.
  4. If a student is appropriate for admission, a campus visit will be scheduled. During the visit, the family and student will meet with teachers and specialists to better assess school fit for the child.

Upcoming Admissions Events

Skills for Social Success

May 24 12:00PM | Online Part 9 of Learning with Blindness, a free parent webinar series that explores the Expanded Core Curriculum