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Bryn Mawr Swimming Recruiting Timeline

Maya Schneider diving into the pool
(Maya Schneider - holds eight times in the Top 10 Fastest Times in program history across various events,
including second-fastest 200 and 400 IMs in Owls history)

Recruiting Timeline

September-June of Junior Year
Update Questionnaire & Chat With Coach Pat
Begin the process by filling out our recruiting questionnaire. Please fill in as much information as you can. You can also email Coach Pat ( with information including your times, transcript, and test scores (if any). Upon reviewing information, we will be in touch to schedule an initial informational conversation. Expect to speak with Coach Pat about once per month once contact is made.

Spring/Summer of Junior Year
Campus Visits & Junior Day
If your circumstances allow, plan a day visit to Bryn Mawr's campus during your Junior spring or summer. Attend an admissions session, admissions tour, and meet with Coach Pat. Plan to attend our Junior Day. For the class of 2022 Junior Day will be held via Zoom. During our Junior Day you will interact with current swimmers and learn a bit more about what daily life is like for a BMC Swimmer.

May-August of Junior Year Going Into Senior Year
Academic Pre-Reads
Academic Pre-Reads are an unofficial assessment of where a student may stand in a typical applicant pool. Upon the completion of your Junior Year, we ask you send us your full transcript (FR/SO/JR years included), your senior year course selections, and any test scores you have.

July-August Going Into Senior Year
Official Visit Invitations & RSVP
Upon completion of pre-reads, official visit invitations will be sent to a group of select prospects. Official visits are typically scheduled for late September/Early October. You will be asked to RSVP as soon as possible to reserve your spot.

September-October of Senior Year
Official Overnight Visit
You will stay overnight with a team member and "live the life" of a Bryn Mawr Swimmer for a day/night. You will attend classes, meals, and team activities with the swim team. Official Visits typically occur Sunday-Monday , though we can work with individual schedules.

Offers of Support/Finalize Recruiting Class
Upon completion of the official visit, we will begin making offers of support in the admissions process to select prospects. Roster spots will be offered on a rolling basis. We aim to complete our recruiting class by October of your senior year. Coach Pat will work with each prospect on the best application plan for them, including Early Decision.

Late to the game? Please reach out!!
The above description represents an ideal timeline. However, we understand everyone's college process is different - so we welcome contact at any point in our process!