Admissions

Are you read for an exciting, challenging academic experience on the Maine Coast?


We seek students who are looking for an exciting and challenging experience, thriving at their own school, and ready to seek new ways of learning for themselves and new ways to contribute to others. Maine Coast Semester at Chewonki is not for everyone. Students who enroll here-–high school juniors and seniors from a diverse array of communities across the country-–are self-directed, motivated, enthusiastic, and joyful.
Come grow with us!

Visit Campus

See What We Mean by Life-Changing Learning in Nature Interested in learning more about Maine Coast Semester? We’d love to show you around our 400-acre peninsula. The best time to …

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Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition Tuition, room, and board for the 2022-2023 academic year is $34,500 per semester. Generally, the cost of attending Maine Coast Semester is roughly one-half of the full-year boarding tuition …

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FAQ

What is a semester school? What makes Maine Coast Semester at Chewonki unique? Is Maine Coast Semester accredited? How many classes do students take at Maine Coast Semester? What is …

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Contact Admissions

Reach Out Today Admissions Admissions inquiries can be addressed to admissions@chewonki.org or by calling (207) 656-5885. Maine Coast Semester 485 Chewonki Neck Road Wiscasset, Maine 04578 Reception Desk: (207) 882-7323 

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Start or Resume Your Application

Please note: We are now accepting applications for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024.We invite you to apply! Start a New Application Resume a Saved Application Questions? Contact Sheryl Stearns, Director …

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Admissions Events

Upcoming 2022-2023 Admissions Events

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Scholarship for Maine Students

Maine Youth Environmental Leaders Scholarship Overview: The Maine Youth Environmental Leaders Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded to year-round residents of Maine currently in 10th grade to attend Maine Coast …

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Application Checklist

Please Note: We are now accepting applications for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024.  The priority application deadline is February 15, with applications being accepted on a rolling basis after that. …

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