Approximately 280 residential and day students who are U.S. citizens or international students and have completed grades seven or eight.


There are six Academic Clusters for students to choose from: Project Exeter: Leadership for a Greener Earth, The Land and the Sea, Problem-Solving: An Odyssey of the Mind, The Global Community, The Creative Arts: Let Your Spirit Soar, or Exeter C.S.I.: Crime Scene Investigation. Classes meet Monday through Saturday, with each course meeting five times a week. ACCESS EXETER students should expect nightly homework assignments and will be expected to prepare fully for each day's class discussion and activities.

Educational Excursion:

Each cluster will participate in a three-day/two-night off-campus educational excursion during the third week of the session.

Extracurricular Course:

The Academic Approach® SSAT Preparation course can be taken for an additional fee.


Approximately 18 sports are offered in two sessions. Students can also participate in the Seacoast United Soccer Club program for an additional fee.

Performing Arts:

Students may participate in Glee Club or the orchestra, or take private music lessons for an additional fee.


Chaperoned off-campus excursions to cultural and recreational sites in New England. On-campus events feature dances, dorm gatherings for cookouts, and other social events.


Rolling admissions.

Financial Aid:

Nearly 30% of ACCESS EXETER students receive financial aid. Deadline for financial aid applications is March 1.

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