Admissions

Visiting Baldwin

We are a school that celebrates the value of both work and play so that even as we prepare girls for their bright futures, we also appreciate childhood and adolescence as special moments which should not be rushed.

Applicant Visit Days

We look forward to showcasing our campus and introducing you to our community. We will begin our applicant student visits beginning in early October. Once your application has been received, Michelle Bederman will contact you to schedule your visit.

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Campus Tours
We look forward to hosting you on our historic and spacious 25-acre campus and introducing you to our community. Fall is a great time to visit Baldwin during the school day to see our students and programs in action! Personal tours are offered on a daily basis by appointment only. Please reach out directly to Michelle Bederman to schedule your visit and for more information.

Upcoming Events

Virtual Information Sessions
During these division-specific events, you will meet our senior administrators and current students who are eager to answer your questions about the school and our programs. Events will be held via Zoom. Click the desired date below to register!

Friday, October 8 at 9:30 a.m. - Middle/Upper School
Thursday, October 14 at 6 p.m. - Lower School
Wednesday, October 27 at 6 p.m. - Middle/Upper School
Friday, November 12 at 9:30 a.m. - Lower School 

Area Information

Transportation Options

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  • Campus Parking

    Upper School students of legal age with a valid driver’s license may choose to drive to Baldwin. Baldwin provides limited on and off campus parking.  Parking permits may be purchased for $25 and are good for one year.
  • Public Transportation

    The Baldwin School is conveniently located just one block from SEPTA’s Bryn Mawr train station, with service from Paoli-Thorndale through Philadelphia.  Baldwin can also be reached by SEPTA Bus 105, providing service from 69th Street Station in Upper Darby to Ardmore and Paoli.  The bus stops at the corner of Lancaster Avenue and Bryn Mawr Avenue, a three block walk to the Baldwin campus.  Find schedules at www.septa.org.
  • School District Resources

    Many families are pleased to discover that their local school district will provide busing services for their daughters. Below is a list of school districts and their requirements.

    Colonial (Kindergarten and up)
    Great Valley (5 years old by September 1)
    Haverford (5 years old by September 1)
    Lower Merion (Kindergarten and up)
    Marple Newton (Grade I and up)
    Methacton (Kindergarten and up)
    Norristown (Kindergarten to Grade 4)
    Philadelphia (Grades I through 8)
    Radnor (Kindergarten and up)
    Rosetree/Media (Kindergarten and up)
    Southeast Delco (Kindergarten and up)
    Springfield (Grade I and up)
    Tredyffrin/Easttown (Kindergarten and up)
    Upper Darby (Kindergarten and up)
    Upper Merion (5 years old by September 1)
    Wallingford/Swarthmore (Kindergarten and up):
    William Penn (Kindergarten and up)
    Wissahickon (Kindergarten and up)
  • Van Service

    CENTER CITY
    Families living in Center City Philadelphia are encouraged to utilize Precious Cargo, a private van service, to facilitate transportation to and from Baldwin. 
    Enrolled families may contact Amelia Fogarino at (215) 480-0800 or preciouscargo1706@gmail.com for more information.

    WESTERN SUBURBS
    Enrolled families from the western suburbs may set up a time to speak with Kristina Fahl at Shuttlebee or email kristina@ourshuttlebee.com regarding private transportation options.