Admissions Timetable

List of 7 items.

  • Submit Application

    Beginning in September - Rolling
  • Schedule Visit/Shadow Days

    Beginning in October - Rolling
  • Submit Financial Aid Applications

    October 1 - December 15
  • Register for Testing

    Testing Schedule for Middle and 

    Upper School applicants
    (Assessments for Lower School 
    occur on visit day.)
  • All Application Materials Due for First Round Offers

    January 1 for Middle and Upper
    January 22 for Preschool and Lower
  • First Round Offers of Admission & Financial Aid Notification

    January 15, 2021 for applicants to Middle and Upper
    February 5, 2021 for applicants to Preschool and Lower
  • Rolling Admission

    Applications will continue
    to be accepted and reviewed
    on an on-going basis as
    availability permits.


and thank you for your interest in Wilmington Friends School. Founded in 1748, Friends is a Quaker, co-ed, college preparatory school that serves children in preschool through grade 12. We are pleased to be accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year.

Searching for the right school for your family can be complex, and our admissions staff is here to help make the process as rewarding and easy as possible. We encourage you to explore our site to learn more about our school, and invite you to come see our campus to experience our inspiring learning environment. As always, you are welcome to contact us at any time, either by phone at 302.576.2930, or email at We look forward to meeting you!

In Friendship,
Melissa Brown, Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Melissa Brown
Director of Admissions and 
Financial Aid

Julia Morse Forester ’00
Assistant Director of Admissions
Linda Jaworski
Administrative Assistant for Admissions & Financial Aid

Non-Discrimination Statement

(employment non-discrimination statement appears in the faculty/staff handbook)
Guided by Quaker principles and recognizing diversity of perspective and experience as essential to educational excellence, Wilmington Friends School seeks to build and sustain a diverse community of students, families, faculty, staff, administrators, and trustees. Within that commitment and in compliance with applicable laws, Wilmington Friends does not discriminate in its school-administered policies or programs on bases of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national or ethnic origin.

Admissions Timetable

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