Why Bryn Mawr Online?

An exceptional foundation starts here.

For 136 years, Bryn Mawr has been a place that is all about girls— bold, smart, curious, compassionate, and strong girls. Our program provides an exceptional educational foundation, giving each student the opportunity to find her voice and grow into her own extraordinary self.

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in being a part of Bryn Mawr Online. Below you will find details about the application process, important dates and deadlines.

Priority Application Deadline: December 8, 2022
Application Deadline: January 18, 2023
Student Questionnaire, Essay, Transcripts, and Common Referral Forms Deadline: January 27, 2023
Testing Deadline: February 10, 2023

List of 5 items.

  • Step 1 - Inquire

    We want to learn about you! Please complete our short inquiry form and our admissions team will be in touch soon.
  • Step 2 - Apply

    If you’ve decided Bryn Mawr Online is a good fit for you, here’s how to apply. Complete the application and submit a $25 application fee. A completed application includes the following items:

    • Student Questionnaire
    • Transcripts 
    • 2 recommendation forms (one from a math teacher and one from an English teacher)
    • Writing Sample
    • Completing an essay or submitting a video responding to the provided prompt
    All of these documents, along with instructions, are listed on your application checklist within our Application Portal. 

    Form: Application
    Form: Transcript Release Form - PDF (150K)
    Form: Common Referral Form - PDF (150K)
    If you have any questions about the application process, we are here to help! Please contact us at: admissions-online@brynmawrschool.org.

    Applications for the 2023-24 academic year are due by January 18, 2023. Following that date, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
  • Step 3 - Interview

    We are eager to meet you! After applying, schedule your student and family online interviews from your application checklist within our Parent Portal. We ask that students and parents/caregivers are on camera during their video interviews. 
  • Step 4 - Student Testing

    We require student testing for course placement purposes.Students may take any of the following tests: ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam), SSAT, PSAT, SAT, PACT, or ACT. Please contact us if you have any questions about the testing requirements and we will be happy to assist. Testing should be completed by February 10, 2023, to be considered for the regular admissions process.
     
  • Step 5 - Watch your inbox!

    When your admissions decision is ready, you will receive an email notification.
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Bryn Mawr Where You Are

Our full time, diploma-awarding program offers students the flexibility and convenience to experience Bryn Mawr’s challenging curriculum and inspiring program no matter where they live.

Personalized Success

Each student is paired with a Student Success Coach to make sure she is thriving and getting the support she needs to achieve her highest potential.

Here, it's Cool to be Smart

Research shows that all-girls learning environments create a culture of achievement and that girls educated in a single-sex environment have stronger academic skills, are more academically engaged and higher levels of self-confidence over their coed peers. Bryn Mawr faculty raise the bar and help girls achieve more than they ever thought possible!

Extraordinary Lives

As the only all-girls online high school program in the country, we are driven by our mission to prepare young women for lifelong learning and leadership. Bryn Mawr alumnae go on to attend the finest colleges and universities and live lives of consequence and impact, bonded for life with their classmates and the Bryn Mawr network.

Shape the Future

In our pilot year, Bryn Mawr Online students have the opportunity to help shape the future of the program and can lock in guaranteed tuition pricing for their high school years.

The All-Girl Advantage

Why choose an all-girls school? Because we know that single-sex schools helps girls thrive. Girls’ schools are more relevant today than ever before. Research by the National Coalition of Girls' Schools shows that:


Higher

Girls’ school grads report higher self-confidence over their coed peers.

6x

Graduates of girls’ schools are six times more likely to consider majoring in math, science, and technology and three times more likely to consider engineering compared to girls who attended coed schools.

87%

Nearly 87% of girls’ school students feel their voices – their opinions – are respected compared to 58% of girls at coed schools.

More...

Read more about the All-Girls Advantage, at the National Coalition of Girls' Schools website.

Tuition

Our inaugural cohort launched in August 2022 and we are excited to welcome our next cohort of students in 2023-24.

Tuition Options

Enrollment Status Tuition
Full-Time (5 or more courses, 6 courses standard) $25,500
Part-Time ( 2-3 courses) $16,500
Part-Time ( 1 course) Please contact us at admissions-online@brynmawrschool.org to further discuss your needs.
*Merit Scholarships are available for qualified students.

Learning Communities

We aim to create a network of learning communities across the country that empower girls to not only learn in our academically challenging program but develop their voice and confidence through personalized leadership opportunities. Our online learning communities will have a symbiotic relationship with our Baltimore, MD campus through shared community gatherings, service opportunities, exchange programs, intellectual discussions, and more. The shared Bryn Mawr student experience will lead to a dynamic learning environment where students will emerge as future leaders.  
 
If your learning community is interested in joining our school please contact us at admissions-online@brynmawrschool.org to further discuss how we work together. In an effort to jumpstart our learning communities, we are offering special tuition pricing for learning communities that enroll three or more students in our program.   

Tuition Guarantee Program

We are committed to your child’s success throughout their Upper School online experience and for families who wish to commit to Bryn Mawr Online for the entire experience now, we offer special tuition rates. Bryn Mawr Online is a non-profit entity and becoming a Founding Family allows us to enroll more girls sooner. If you are interested in becoming a Founding Family for Bryn Mawr Online please contact us at admissions-online@brynmawrschool.org.

* Tuition does not cover textbooks, laptop, course materials, or extracurricular expenses for event attendance, yearbooks, etc.

FAQs

List of 7 frequently asked questions.

If you have questions not answered here, please contact us admissions-online@brynmawrschool.org.

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