Category Archives: Campus

Penn Treaty Elm Haverford's elm is a direct descendant of the famous tree under which William Penn met with Lenape Chief Tamanend in 1682 and pledged a treaty of friendship.

The Penn Treaty Elm

Haverford’s serene campus is a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.

Lunt Cafe Lunt Cafe, Haverford's 100% student-run and student-staffed coffee shop and restaurant. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Lunt Cafe

Haverford has more than 145 student groups who publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate and create. All of these groups and activities have one … Continue reading

An aerial video of campus in the fall. An aerial video of campus in the fall.

Campus Fly Over

Our campus has 200 acres of award-winning architecture and landscaping, more than 50 academic, athletic and residential buildings, and a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens and wooded areas.

One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram. One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram.

Instagram

If Instagram is your preferred social media site, then you’re in luck! The College has an Instagram account at “haverfordedu,” so please follow us there. Don’t forget to tag all your Haverford-related Instagram pics with the hashtag #HaverfordCollege!

The 2.2 mile nature trail provides a shady path for walkers, joggers and runners. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography The 2.2 mile nature trail provides a shady path for walkers, joggers and runners. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Break Thursday, November 27—Friday, November 28, 2014 The Haverford campus is the oldest planned college landscape in the country. Our meticulously maintained 200 acres contain a nature trail, a Pinetum and flower gardens.

Jack Rasiel ’17 and Casey Falk ’16 in the Maker Space Robotics Club members Jack Rasiel ’17 (left) and Casey Falk ’16 in the Maker Space. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Community

Haverford has more than 145 student groups who publish magazines, host symposia, sing a cappella, discuss religion and spirituality, stay politically active, maintain a system of student self-government, dance, demonstrate and create.

Do it in the Dark In February 2015 Haverford will take part in the Campus Conservation Nationals energy-reduction competition under the title "Do it in the Dark."

Sustainability

The Committee for Environmental Responsibility (CER) was created by the students, faculty and staff of Haverford College, and founded on the socially responsible principles of the college. You can use their Building Dashboard to track real-time electricity use in buildings … Continue reading

One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram. One of Haverford's black squirrels is also on Instagram.

Instagram

If Instagram is your preferred social media site, then you’re in luck! The College has an Instagram account at “haverfordedu,” so please follow us there. Don’t forget to tag all your Haverford-related Instagram pics with the hashtag #HaverfordCollege!

Alumni panelists at the "Fords and the Entrepreneurial Spirit" event. The CCPA hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Alumni panelists at the "Fords and the Entrepreneurial Spirit" event. The CCPA hosts a variety of events throughout the year.

Center for Career and Professional Advising

The Center for Career and Professional Advising fosters career exploration, professional growth for students and alumni, and networking and outreach with employers. Read CCPA’s ongoing series “Fords on Friday” featuring guest alumni blogging about their career paths and offering advice.

Magill Library, 1865 Haverford faculty in the Philips Wing of Magill Library, 1865. Courtesy College Archives.

The Library in 1865

Haverford libraries own more than 625,000 titles, including not only printed books but thousands of items in other formats—microfilm, photographs, diaries, letters, sound and video recordings, electronic publications, and miscellaneous ephemera.