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Inside a Haverford College classroom Here students celebrate handing in their exams by tossing them to the front of the room.

The Honor Code

In the academic context, the Honor Code engenders an immediate sense of trust and colleagueship between students and faculty and creates a relaxed, personal atmosphere.

Haverford students studying outside It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten.

Academics/Thesis

Haverford’s 31 departmental majors and 22 concentrations lead to a capstone academic project. Senior projects are often informed by co-curricular research conducted through our three Centers for interdisciplinary study.

Inside a Haverford College classroom Here students celebrate handing in their exams by tossing them to the front of the room.

The Honor Code

In the academic context, the Honor Code engenders an immediate sense of trust and colleagueship between students and faculty and creates a relaxed, personal atmosphere.

Ying Li in a Fine Arts class Professor of Fine Arts Ying Li instructs a student during a painting class.

Fine Arts at Haverford

The Fine Arts at Haverford emphasize the individual. Studio classes are small and all students—from beginners to declared majors—receive individual, focused instruction, and are encouraged to develop the physical and critical skills necessary to create art.

It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten. It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten.

Academics/Thesis

Haverford’s 31 departmental majors and 22 concentrations lead to a capstone academic project. Generally a thesis, and conducted at levels usually reserved for graduate students, senior projects are often informed by co-curricular research conducted through our three Centers for interdisciplinary … Continue reading

Haverford students having class outside It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten.

Academics/Thesis

Haverford’s 31 departmental majors and 22 concentrations lead to a capstone academic project. Generally a thesis, and conducted at levels usually reserved for graduate students, senior projects are often informed by co-curricular research conducted through our three Centers for interdisciplinary … Continue reading

Haverford students studying outside It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten.

Academics/Thesis

Haverford’s 31 departmental majors and 22 concentrations lead to a capstone academic project. Generally a thesis, and conducted at levels usually reserved for graduate students, senior projects are often informed by co-curricular research conducted through our three Centers for interdisciplinary … Continue reading

Inside a Haverford College Classroom It's not unusual for classes to have fewer than five students; nearly 40% have fewer than ten.

Academics/Thesis

Haverford’s 31 departmental majors and 22 concentrations lead to a capstone academic project. Generally a thesis, and conducted at levels usually reserved for graduate students, senior projects are often informed by co-curricular research conducted through our three Centers for interdisciplinary … Continue reading

In the Lab The KINSC is named in honor of Marian E. Koshland. Several generations of Koshland family members have graduated from Haverford, including current Board Chair Catherine Koshland '72.

In the Lab

The Departments of astronomy, biology, chemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, and psychology are housed in the state-of-the-art Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center (KINSC).

Cory Walts Strength and conditioning coach Cory Walts works with teams to develop regimens to keep them strong and injury-free.

A Winning Combination

Upgraded facilities, state-of-the-art strength training and other enhancements have helped Haverford’s teams post impressive results in recent years. But the true measure of success for Athletics is reflected in how well the program allows students to excel in both sports … Continue reading