McCallie is an All-Boys Private Boarding School and Day School, a Christian-based College Prep School. 
McCallie seeks out and accepts boys from all ethnic, racial, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds and places a high value on a diverse student body.

Applying to McCallie: Day

Applying to independent schools can be overwhelming. Here’s a breakdown to help make the process as simple as possible.

Just complete these steps and you’re done—it doesn’t matter the order you do them, so feel free to work through this checklist as your schedule allows.

Timeline Overview

Schedule campus visit or register for Big Blue Preview (12/6, 1/31 for middle school applicants and 1/24 for upper school applicants) and register for SSAT (12/12) 

January 15: 
Deadline for admission and financial aid applications.  

March 6:
Notification for admission & financial aid decisions.  


Admission Visits

At this time we are offering personalized family visits to McCallie  following the school’s health and safety  protocols. If your family cannot make it to campus, we will bring McCallie to you. We will  replace on campus admission events with other resources, virtual events, and opportunities to connect with students, faculty, and staff. 

Contact / 423-493-5631 for scheduling options. Please check back here for more opportunities to explore McCallie. 


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