2895 College Drive, PO Box 717 Bryn Athyn, PA 19009 267-502-6000
http://www.brynathyn.edu admissions@brynathyn.edu
About Bryn Athyn College of the New Church
  • Year of Foundation 1877
  • Size of Campus 130 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation General Church of the New Jerusalem
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Trimester
  • Undergraduate Population 142
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50%, 50%, 24%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,396
  • Room and Board $5,281
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 184
Bryn Athyn College is a small, private, coeducational, liberal arts college dedicated to a New Church approach to education and life. Our 130-acre campus is located in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, 14 miles north of center-city Philadelphia. Our student body consists of 230 students from 16 countries around the world. Bryn Athyn classes are small, with an average class size of 10 students and a student-faculty ratio of 7:1. A Bryn Athyn education offers the flexibility of a personalized program of study-through one of our carefully chosen majors or through our popular and individualized interdisciplinary major-paired with a challenging core program that gives every graduate a strong academic foundation.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 15%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization (ISO)
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Charter Day; Service Day; College Alumni Weekend
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Philadelphia (25), Newark (75)
  • Distance to nearest train Philmont (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Willow Grove (4)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 20%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 6
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 96%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 62%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (42%), men's dorms (36%), other housing options (22%)
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,250
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 319
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums Glencairn Museum (Religious/Medieval/Art History)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 8
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 20
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities Swedenborgiana Library, John Pitcairn Archives, The Academy Archives, Raymond & Mildred Pitcairn Archives
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Microforms 3,404
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 12
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs)
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 16
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Number Of Books in Library 104,358
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,830
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Institutional Employment Availaible
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village