School Life

Outside the Classroom

Who will you become? We understand that success isn’t defined solely by what you do, but rather who you become. At Tilton, you have the opportunity to expand your interests through hands-on collaborative learning experiences that happen outside the classroom. You will be encouraged to participate in a wide variety of opportunities that will strengthen your sense of community, sharpen your leadership skills, enrich your academic life, help you gain practical knowledge and best of all...ignite your passions.

Through Tilton’s +5 Program You Will Be Exposed To:

  • Arts & Culture
  • The Outdoor Program
  • Service Learning
  • Health & Wellness
  • Leadership Opportunities

During the Afternoon You Might:

  • Join the Robotics Team or experience the Creative Space
  • Tackle Rock Climbing at a nearby facility
  • Create a ceramic tile mosaic on a campus stairway
  • Scale Mount Washington (Actually, that takes more than an afternoon, but you will prepare!)
  • Volunteer at the local elementary school, soup kitchen or Veterans Home

Leadership Opportunities Include:

  • Admissions Ambassador
  • Student Government
  • Dormitory Proctor
  • Team Captain & Captains Council Representative  
  • Health & Wellness Team Member

Clubs You Might Join (Or … Start!):

  • Math Team or Debate Team
  • The Tiltonian, our Newspaper or Parnassus, our Literary Magazine
  • Squash Club
  • World Community Program
  • CREATE YOUR OWN!  We love new students to take the lead!