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Tuition & Fees

$48,408

$48,408

not including room and board

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Very Selective

23%

acceptance rate

Accepted 842
Declined + 2,743
Total Received 3,585
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undergraduateRatios

48%

52%

male

female

1  :  9

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Psychology
  3. English
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School Facts

Haverford College, founded in 1833, is a private liberal arts institution. Its 200-acre campus is located in Haverford, 10 miles from downtown Philadelphia.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,187
Established in 1833
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

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Codes

SAT 2289
ACT 3590

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Private (nonprofit)

1,187

undergraduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
51%
600-699
43%
500-599
6%
700-800
54%
600-699
40%
500-599
6%
700-800
56%
600-699
37%
500-599
7%
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Fun Facts

  • Haverford College boasts the only varsity cricket team in the nation, but the Fords find plenty of opposition from other colleges and clubs in both the fall and spring season.

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Haverford, PA

200-acre, suburban campus in Haverford (population: 48,491), 10 miles from downtown Philadelphia. Major airport, bus, and train serve Philadelphia. School operates transportation to train station and airport for spring and winter breaks and at beginning and end of semesters. Public transportation serves campus.

Haverford College
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA 19041-1392

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
98%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
95%
Top 1/4
98%
Top 1/2
100%
Bottom 1/2
0%
Bottom 1/4
0%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
51%
600-699
43%
500-599
6%
700-800
54%
600-699
40%
500-599
6%
700-800
56%
600-699
37%
500-599
7%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $60
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 15
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 15
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Required
SAT or ACT Required

Very Selective

23%

acceptance rate

Accepted 842
Declined + 2,743
Total Received 3,585

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Recommendations
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Jess Lord
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
P: 610 896-1350
F: 610 896-1338
admission@haverford.edu

Cost

Tuition $46,790
Room $8,180
Board $6,170
Additional fees $424
Books & supplies $1,194
Total $62,758
Average Financial Aid - $41,254
Total with Avg. Aid $21,504

Financial Aid

100%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$41,254

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,000,142
State $156,756
Institutional $22,407,948
Other external $503,204
Total $24,068,050

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional
Other external
Total

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cricket
cross-country
fencing
field hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
squash
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Centennial Conference (Division III)
Mascot
Fords
School colors
black and scarlet
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthropology
Archaeology
Astronomy
Biology
Chemistry
Classical Civilization
Classical Languages
Comparative Literature
Computer Information/Sciences
East Asian Studies
Economics
English
Fine Arts
French
Geology
German
Greek/Latin
Growth/Structure of Cities
History
History of Art
Italian
Linguistics
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Religion
Romance Languages
Russian
Sociology
Spanish
Visual Arts/Performing Arts
Visual/Performing Arts
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Undergraduate

100%

1,187
students

Female
52%
619

Male
48%
568

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

%

1,187
students

Female
53%
619

Male
47%
568

undergraduatePart-time

Not reported

Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Hispanic/Latino
65%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

9%

Transfer applicants accepted

33%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Recommended of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: March 31

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

64

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 39
Countries most often represented China
Columbia
Egypt
India
South Korea
Zimbabwe
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation
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