Fees and Expenses

This page is organized into two categories of fees: basic exchange student fees, and home-school specific fees. To calculate your total fees, you must add the basic fees to whatever school-specific fees your home university requires.

For Students Studying at Haverford

Exchange students from all universities except Al Akhawayn University pay tuition to their home university and then room and board to Haverford. Exchange students from Al Akhawayn University pay tuition, room, and board to Al Akhawayn.

Basic Fees for Haverford Students

Activities Fee (Compulsory):
This covers all sports events and College sponsored events, including concerts, movies, etc.
Total cost per year: $350 ($175 for single-semester cost)
Health Insurance (Compulsory):
All exchange students may purchase Haverford's insurance, or must demonstrate that they have adequate insurance coverage for the USA, including evacuation and repatriation. Students will be required to fill out a health form to submit to Haverford's Health Services. Visit Health Services: Insurance for more information.
Security Deposit (Refundable):
A “Bookstore” account is set up into which the student must deposit their required amount, per semester or per year. This account may be used to purchase items from the Haverford bookstore, or for any debts incurred by the student such as medications provided by the Health Center, damage to their room, lost keys, etc. The balance at the end of the exchange period is refunded to the student.
Total cost per year: $1,200 ($600 for single-semester cost)

Home University Specific Fees

  • University of Aberdeen
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to University of Aberdeen.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • Al Akhawayn University
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to Al Akhawayn University.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Al Akhawayn University.
  • University of Edinburgh
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to University of Edinburgh.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • International Christian University
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to International Christian University.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • Lund University
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to Lund University.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • University of Melbourne
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to University of Melbourne.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • Sophia University
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to Sophia University.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.
  • University of Stockholm
    • Tuition: Student pays regular tuition to Sophia University.
    • Room and Board: Student pays room and board fees to Haverford.