College Representative Visits

The College Counseling Office welcomes college admissions representatives to the SSA Senior School campus each fall to meet with interested students. Current students should check Canvas, Scoir or the SSA College Counseling Instagram account to see the up-to-date schedule of colleges visiting Shady Side this year. 

For College Representatives

Thank you for your interest in visiting Shady Side Academy! We look forward to having you on our campus. The College Counseling Office offers visits throughout the fall and does its best to accommodate admission officers’ busy travel schedules. Certain days and times may not be available, but we will work with you to find the best time for you and our students. Below you will find some helpful information about scheduling and preparing for your visit.

To schedule a visit, please contact us at or view our fall availability on Scoir. 

To learn more about our program of study, see the 2022-2023 School Profile.

What to Expect

  • Visits may take place on our campus (in Rowe Hall) or virtually on Zoom. 
  • Visits are approximately 45 minutes. 
  • Students are asked to register in advance and sign in when they arrive.
  • Juniors and seniors are invited to attend these visits. 
  • You will have the opportunity to speak with one of our college counselors in addition to meeting with any interested students.
  • Due to Pennsylvania child protection legislation, someone from our staff must be present during your meeting with students.

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