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  • Email Already Taken (Gateway)

    If you already have an account on the Phillips Academy Andover or St. Paul's School interview scheduling portal (https://st-pauls.awu-cmp.com or https://andover.awu-cmp.com), please log into Gateway u...

  • Application withdrawal / No longer applying (Gateway)

    If you have not submitted any form or recommendation request, you will be able to remove a school on the My schools page. If you wish to withdraw your application after it is submitted, please contact...

  • General instructions for applicants (Gateway)

    Before you begin work, please read through these general instructions. Click here to watch a webinar that explains the various steps of the application. The Gateway to Prep Schools contains six sectio...

  • Changing Term, Grade, or Residential Status

    You may change your Term, Grade, or Residential Status at any point prior to submission of any form or recommendation requests by removing the school from your 'My Schools' page and then adding the sc...

  • How do I pay my application fee? (Gateway)

    If your selected school accepts online payment via Gateway, you can pay your application fee using a valid MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Discover credit card or debit card. To pay your applic...

  • Fee Waivers (Gateway Applicants)

    Many Gateway schools offer Fee Waivers. To check if the school(s) to which you are applying grants fee waivers, please go to the member schools page at https://www.gatewaytoprepschools.com/schools. To...

  • Multiple Candidates / Children

    Each applicant must be represented by a unique account. If multiple children from the same household will be applying, you must create a unique account with a unique email address for each applicant. ...

  • Email notification (Gateway Applicant)

    You will not receive any confirmation email from the Gateway to Prep Schools when you submit a form. If you have any questions regarding the status of your application components, please refer to your...

  • Recommender not receiving recommendation request email

    If your recommender could not receive the request emails please follow these steps: 1.Please have them check their Spam folder. 2.If it is not in their spam folder, their service provider may be block...

  • Multimedia content

    If you would like to share multimedia content such as videos, websites, newspaper stories, or an online art portfolio, there are a variety of methods to make this content available on the web, if it i...