Admissions Application

We are delighted that you are considering Perkins School for the Blind for your child. Feel free to reach out to us with any questions or additional material by email:, phone: 617-972-7573 or fax: 617-972-7715. Completion of this online version must be FINISHED in one session; it cannot be saved for later.


ex: 1/2/2005

*To add additional family contacts use the Add Another Family Contact link below the first contact
Family Contact

must be unique for each contact

ex: ###-###-####

School District/Other Contact

ex: ###-###-####
Educational Information

(please describe)

Daily Living Skills

Social Skills

Behavior and Adjustment


Orientation and Mobility

Medical Information

Other Thoughts

File Upload 

Submit application materials here or by mail, email, or fax. 

File types that can be uploaded for documents:

  • .doc (Older Microsoft Word format)
  • .docx (Current Microsoft Word format)
  • .pdf (Adobe PDF)
  • .odt (Open Office word processor document)
File types that can be uploaded for images:
  • .bmp (Bitmap)
  • .gif (Graphics Interchange Format)
  • .jpg (Joint Photographic Experts Group)
  • .jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group)
  • .png (Portable Network Graphics)
  • .tif (Tagged Image File)
Permission and Privacy Statement
If you have applied to Perkins within the last 6 months, please contact our office before submitting any documents other than this application.

Upcoming Admissions Events

Perkins Empowerment Parent Workshop

January 18 12:00PM | Grousbeck Center The Housing Workshop is a step by step guide to planning for your child when it is time to move out.