Attend an Admissions Event

We encourage all prospective families to experience our commitment to academic excellence and our passion for learning firsthand by attending an Admissions event.

Open House

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  • Apr

    Shipley All-School Open House

    An opportunity to tour our campus and speak with faculty, administrators, current students, and admissions directors.

Philadelphia Area Independent School Fair

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  • Apr

    Independent School Fair

    Get to know local independent schools and learn the inside scoop on How to Apply, Financial Aid, Teaching Students Who Learn Differently, and Why Independent School from local Admissions Directors.

Admissions Tours

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  • Apr

    Thursday Tour - April 20

    A great time to visit campus during the school day and learn more about our program. Tours are given in each division and will start at 10:00 a.m.
Visit Shipley by individual appointment or attend one of our Thursday Tours to see how strong relationships between students and faculty are at the heart of who we are. We believe these relationships allow us to get to know students as both learners and people, leading to deeply rooted learning and personal success in and out of the classroom.

Addresses & Directions

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  • By Train Via the SEPTA Paoli/Thorndale Line

    Shipley can be reached via the SEPTA Paoli/Thorndale Line (formerly SEPTA R5) to Bryn Mawr. Trains originating from both east and west make stops at Bryn Mawr station approximately every half hour. The station is one block from Shipley's Upper Campus. Timetables and further information are available from SEPTA at 215-574-7800, or on the web at Call the school 610-525-4300 for directions from the station.
  • Our Addresses

    The Shipley Lower School
    1030 Wyndon Avenue
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

    The Shipley Middle & Upper Schools (including Administration)
    814 Yarrow Street
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

    The Shipley Farm Fields for Athletics Events
    1313 Waverly Rd
    Gladwyne, PA 19035
The Shipley School
814 Yarrow Street
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
T: 610-525-4300 F: 610-525-5082
Contact Us
The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop within each student a love of learning and a desire for compassionate participation in the world.