Thank you for your interest in Germantown Friends School. Our Admissions season for the 2021-22 school year has begun!
The first step in the application process is to create an online inquiry and an Admissions account. Please click on a division below to get started. As you move through the application, we will help you complete the different checklist items within the process. We are currently conducting remote parent interviews via video chat, which can be scheduled as soon as you have submitted your application. We are here to help you through the process and happy to answer any questions you may have. Please contact us at email@example.com.
GFS is proud to award more than $6 million dollars of need based financial aid. Learn more about Financial Aid.
For specific details and application requirements, please click on a division below.
December 7, 2020 | Deadline to Initiate a Formal Application
Please initiate a formal application by this date to be eligible for first round review. Families must complete specific information and questionnaires, and submit the $45 application fee via our Admissions Portal. Click on a division below to get started!
January 4, 2021 | Admissions & Financial Aid Application Completion Deadline
February 1, 2021 | First Round Admission & Financial Aid Decision Notifications
March 1, 2021 | Enrollment Decision and Enrollment Agreement Deadline for Accepted Applicants
There are several steps in the application process, which are based upon the grade you are applying to.
Ready to apply? Click on a division below to get started.
If you are already familiar with our application process or you have already started your application, please click below to access the portal login and check on its progress and status.
Open House, Tours, & Events
Learn more about applying to GFS! Attend a Virtual Open House or a Lunchtime Chat. We can't wait to connect with your family!
In keeping with the Quaker testimony of Equality and our school’s commitment to diversity, Germantown Friends School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, creed, political beliefs, or citizenship status in the administration of its educational policies, application for admissions or financial aid, or athletic and other school-administered programs.
Consistent with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, GFS does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including respecting employees, and is required by Title IX and applicable federal regulations to refrain from such discrimination. Inquiries or complaints concerning the application of Title IX may be referred to the following:
Ted Oxholm, History Teacher, Assistant General Counsel
Germantown Friends School
31 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144