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Haverford College Student Life

Haverford College is on a 216-acre campus in a suburban setting in Haverford, Pennsylvania, not far from Philadelphia. Haverford College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Haverford College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Haverford College has a thriving Volunteer Programs. In fact, more students participate in Volunteer Programs than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Haverford College include Student government, Choral groups, Multicultural Groups and Orientation Team/Residential Life Leaders.

Haverford College students' favorite campus traditions are Haverfest/May Day, Snowball and Athletic Events Against Swarthmore.

Haverford College Housing

Haverford College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

The majority of Haverford College students live on campus. In 2021, 98% of undergrads at Haverford College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 2% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Haverford College. There are 1,300 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,307 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,29 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 85% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Haverford College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Haverford College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Haverford College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Haverford College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Haverford College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Haverford College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Haverford College, take Interstate 476 to Haverford, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Haverford College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Haverford College Students

54%

Women

46%

Men

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

12%

In State

88%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

51%

13%

12%

11%

6%

6%

2%

Undergraduate Students

1,307

Non-Resident / International Students

151

Haverford College Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,307

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

18%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$60,940

Out-of-State

$60,940

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 15
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