Office of the Dean of the College: Offices and Resources
Academic Affairs Scholarships & Fellowships
The Office of Academic Affairs coordinates an array of services geared to support the academic needs and promote the best academic interests of all Haverford students.
The Athletic Department is committed to the belief that physical education is an integral component of each student's liberal arts education and offers a wide range of athletic opportunities for both men and women designed to meet the diverse and changing interests of its students body within the college's mission of excellence and individual growth.
Campus Safety Student Right-to-Know Report (Clery Act) / Alerts
Campus Safety of Haverford College is dedicated to keeping the campus a secure and healthy place to live, work, and study. Security can be reached at (610) 896-1111.
Center for Career & Professional Advising Internships / Jobs
The Center for Career & Professional Advising (CCPA) fosters career exploration, professional growth for students and alumni, networking and outreach with employers.
Counseling & Psychological Services Info / Make an Appointment
Services are available without charge to all full-time Haverford students. College faculty and other Haverford employees also may meet with us for a variety of reasons, including personal concerns and issues of student development.
Customs Schedule / Get Involved
Customs is Haverford's First-Year Experience program, which includes a five-day orientation immediately preceding the fall semester. It is a yearlong program that involves nearly 200 upperclass students supporting, in a multiplicity of ways, the first-year class in their transition from high school to college life at Haverford.
Dining Services feels that enjoying food with students and other members of the community is crucial to the development of the student as well as to the vitality of the Haverford experience. Dining Services is comprised of the Dining Center, The Coop, and Catering Services.
Disability Services Info / Mobility Map
Haverford College is committed to providing a liberal arts education in the broadest sense. Students with disabilities who meet the College's standards for admission matriculate each year. They perform well academically and lead fulfilling lives in the Haverford community.
8th Dimension is Haverford's Office of Community Service. We exist to provide community service opportunities to all members of the Haverford Community and to promote service and experiential learning as part of a well-rounded education.
FIG Go! / Haverpedia
FIG is an independent student-run organization at Haverford College for students with interests in computers, web design, programming, and other computing resources. FIG works closely with both Instructional & Information Technology Services and the Haverford Students Association.
First Year Experience Before You Arrive / FAQ
After Customs Week is over, there are a plethora of people and resources all readily available to help you successfully transition into college life.
Whether you volunteer your time, participate in events, or share your resources through the Parents' Fund, you can make a positive contribution and more fully appreciate your Ford's college experience.
Health Services Info / Make an Appointment
Health Services provides health promotion, education and medical care to all registered students who have completed their medical records forms. Over-the-counter medications for minor cold/flu symptoms and condoms are available free of charge.
Through the Honor Code, Haverford students enjoy a bond of trust and mutual respect that shapes all aspects of their academic and community lives. The Honor Code encompasses both the academic and social spheres of life, influencing everything from the spirit of intellectual inquiry to personal interactions.
International Students Services Orientation / Info / Resources
The International Students Services Office (ISSO) was created to provide support to all international students during their academic studies at Haverford College. The office provides a variety of resources, including assisting students with maintaining legal status and adjusting to the United States culture.
The Office of Multicultural Affairs is dedicated to implementing educational and cultural programs that improve campus climate and enhance community life at Haverford.
Office of Academic Resources Tutors / Learning & Study Tools
The Office of Academic Resources (OAR) offers Haverford College students an array of services designed to enhance their academic potential and supplement the many academic and enrichment opportunities already available to them through their course work and research at Haverford College.
The Pre-Health Office serves Haverford students and alumni who are interested in the health professions, including medicine, osteopathy, public health, dentistry, nursing, podiatry, physical therapy and more.
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Religious Life Info / Quaker Affairs
Baptist, Catholic, Episcopal, Friends, Lutheran, United Methodist, Presbyterian, and Jewish services are offered in the local surrounding communities. Students are encouraged and welcome to attend. Weekly services are also provided on campus. Student-run religious groups also hold services throughout the school year.
Residential Life Calendar / Room Assignments
Haverford is a residential college with over 98% of students living in campus housing. Student housing is overwhelmingly coed, and residence halls offer a wide variety of accommodations from 4-person apartments to suites and singles.
Sexual Misconduct Resources & Support / Definitions & Policies
The College is committed to helping students who have experienced sexual misconduct to deal with its physical, emotional, and psychological effects.
Sophomore Year Experience Declaring a Major / Peer Advisors
Sophomore year is a pivotal one in which considerable thought needs to be given to important decisions about your personal and academic direction that will set you on a course for your final two years at Haverford and beyond. This culminates in April, with the declaration of the major.
Student Activities Resources / Clubs / Leadership
The Student Activities Office serves as a resource to individual students, members of clubs and organizations, and faculty and staff members throughout the planning, development, and implementation processes of organizing campus-wide co-curricular events that are student-run and educational and social in nature.
Students' Council is an elected body that advocates on behalf of students, serves as representatives to the Board of Managers, appoints students to all major committees at the College, and distributes the activities budget to all student clubs and groups.
Haverford College encourages interested students to spend a semester or a year abroad as part of their Haverford education. Expand, complement and enrich your undergraduate education, improve language skills, and perhaps find a new perspective on a college major.
Women's Center Staff / Resources / Get Involved
The Women's Center is a safe, non-political space on campus that is open to both women and men. We're here to provide a network of support, resources, and information to the Haverford community to promote a better understanding of issues of gender and sexuality, sexual practices and well-being, as well as women's rights.