Winter Term Program

Gould’s Winter Term program is for student-athletes who want to maximize their winter on snow and in the classroom. Our exclusive program is for seventh- and eighth-grade student-athletes in Alpine, Freestyle/Freeride or Snowboarding. Student-athletes have the opportunity to be on snow every day. Gould has the best academics and training, all in one place.

Get a head start in learning to balance daily on-snow training with a strong academic program! The Winter Term program runs from mid-November through the end of competitions in March.

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How to Apply For Winter Term

Step 1 – Contact the Admissions Office

Contacting the Admissions Office will allow us to create a file for you. This file will be updated as the different parts of your application are submitted. We can be reached by phone at 207-824-7777 or by e-mail at Additionally, please do not hesitate to contact Deb Costello directly with any questions.

Step 2 – Schedule an interview and tour

Visiting campus is a great opportunity to meet with current students, faculty, and interview with an Admissions Officer. Contact our office by phone at 207-824-7777 or by e-mail at to schedule your tour today.

Step 3 – Application and Recommendations

Please complete the online Gould application or the  Standard Application Online (SAO).

Step 4 – Provide a Current Transcript

Prospective students must submit an updated transcript from their current school along with any additional school records or academic testing if available.

Tuition and Application fees

Tuition for the Winter Term is $28,500 for boarding and $18,500 for day students.
An application fee of $50 for domestic students is required.

Mailing Address

All application materials, unless filed through SAO, should be mailed to:
Gould Academy
P.O. Box 860
Bethel, Maine 04217

Important Dates

April 15  – Application Priority Deadline
May  1  – Decision letters start being mailed