Application Materials

Ready to apply? Please review and submit all materials by mid-February for priority consideration. After that, applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Written Application

The written application is a crucial component of your application. Please complete the written application with detail and candor to help us get to know your family and your student. 

Teacher Recommendations

Recommendations from educators help us understand your child as a learner. Please ask 1-2 current or former educators to complete our online recommendation form. You can access and share the linked form using the button below. By using our online evaluation form, you are waiving the right to review the recommendation. If you are currently indie/home/micro-schooling, please ask an educator/tutor who knows your child as a student to give a recommendation.

Release Form

Nomad would like to be able to communicate with your student's current school. To allows us to do this, we ask parents to fill out the following form and drop-off or mail the top portion to us and provide the bottom portion to your student's current school. If you are currently indie/home/micro-schooling, please notify our admissions team at

Tuition Assistance

If you would like to be considered for tuition assistance, please complete an application through School and Student Services using the button below. Please note, after the priority application window has closed, tuition assistance may be unavailable or given on a first-come, first-served basis.

Processing Fee

A $100 processing fee is due with your application. Processing fees may be paid by check made out to 'Nomad Education' and dropped off or mailed to the following address:

Nomad Education

Attn: Admissions

2590 Folsom St.

San Francisco, CA, 94110 

Email to request a waiving of the processing fee.