Haverford College

Haverford, PA

Haverford College

Haverford, PA

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Undergrad

Tuition & Fees

$68,298

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
750
25th
670
75th
770
25th
690
75th
35
25th
33
75th
35
25th
29
75th
35
25th
32
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

9

students

1

faculty

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Extremely Selective

18%

acceptance rate

Accepted 826
Declined 3,704
Total Received 4,530
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Private

1,423

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

Haverford College, founded in 1833, is a private liberal arts institution. Its 200-acre campus is located in Haverford, 8 miles from downtown Philadelphia.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,423
Established in 1833
Coeducational Coeducational

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/winter breaks and at beginning/end of semesters. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

Haverford College
370 Lancaster Avenue
Haverford, PA
19041-1392

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
98%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

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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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
92%
Top 1/4
99%
Top 1/2
100%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
750
25th
670
75th
770
25th
690
75th
35
25th
33
75th
35
25th
29
75th
35
25th
32

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (final deadline) January 15
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline November 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Optional

Extremely Selective

18%

acceptance rate

Accepted 826
Declined 3,704
Total Received 4,530

Admissions Factors

Required

Recommendations
Secondary School Record

Recommended

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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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

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

60%

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

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Financial Aid

47%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$62,948

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $67,520
Room $11,228
Board $7,654
Additional fees $778
Total $87,180
Average Financial Aid - $62,948
Total with Avg. Aid $24,232

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,150,303
State $135,103
Institutional $29,021,168
Other external $240,059
Total $30,546,633

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 610 896-1350
F: 610 896-1338
finaid@haverford.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Fencing yes yes
Field hockey yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Squash yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Volleyball yes

Club Sports - Men's

crew, golf, rugby, volleyball, ultimate Frisbee

Club Sports - Women's

crew, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, crew, dance

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Centennial Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Anthropology, General. yes
Astronomy. yes
Astrophysics. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General. yes
Comparative Literature. yes
Computer Science. yes
Computer and Information Sciences, General. yes
East Asian Studies. yes
Economics, General. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Studies. yes
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other. yes
French Language and Literature. yes
German Language and Literature. yes
History, General. yes
Latin Language and Literature. yes
Linguistics. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Modern Greek Language and Literature. yes
Music, General. yes
Neuroscience. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physics, General. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Religion/Religious Studies. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Psychology
  3. Mathematics

Programs Offered

  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine

1,423

total students

14%

in-state

86%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,423
students

Female
54%
775

Male
46%
648

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

100%

1,421
students

Female
54%
774

Male
46%
647

0%

2
students

Female
50%
1

Male
50%
1

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Student Break-down

10%
Nonresident aliens
49%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
8%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

12%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: March 31

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

64

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 48
Countries most often represented China
Egypt
Ghana
India
South Korea
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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