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Bala is a neighborhood in the Bala Cynwyd community of Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania. Located at the geographical coordinates of 39.9993 degrees north latitude and 75.2330 degrees west longitude, it is surrounded by the areas of Merion Station, Overbrook Farms, Overbrook Park, Wynnefield, Cynwyd and Belmont Village. The main roads serving the neighborhood are Lincoln Highway (U.S. Route 1), Old Lancaster Road, Bryn Mawr Avenue and Edgehill Road.
Saint Joseph's University is a private university in Lower Merion and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Founded September 15, 1851, by the Society of Jesus, it was originally named Saint Joseph's College, after the legal father of Jesus, Saint Joseph. The school is the seventh oldest Jesuit university in the U.S. and among the 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. It offers:
The four academic divisions in the university are the Program of Professional and Liberal Studies, the Haub Degree Completion Program, the Haub School of Business, the School of Health and Education, and the College of Arts and Sciences. Each year, Saint Joseph's University has an enrollment of over 9,200 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students.
Bala Golf Club is a private golf course just southeast of the Bala neighborhood. Situated on Belmont Avenue, it is the closest private golf club to Center City, Philadelphia. The club was founded in 1901 by George Reach, Charles Hickman and a group of prominent Philadelphians. When it first opened, the site was laid out by Willie Tucker and featured a 9-hole, 2,747-yard layout with a 35-1/2 par. In 1923, notable golf course designer William S. Flynn was hired to renovate the course and add in nine additional holes. Today, Bala Golf Club is open seven days a week to its members. It provides golf lessons, golf outings, a golf shop, the Grill Room at Bala, and more. The golf club is the perfect place to enjoy exclusive activities with friends and families and host your next wedding, corporate event, meeting, banquet and party.
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