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Students gathered in Ryan Gym for an Honor Council Abstract Party to discuss recent cases. Council regularly sponsors such events. Photo: Brad Larrison. Students gathered in Ryan Gym for an Honor Council Abstract Party to discuss recent cases. Council regularly sponsors such events. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Honor Bound

It began in 1897 as a simple system for holding exams without proctors. Since then, the cherished Honor Code has become the purest expression of the College’s values and an intrinsic part of a Haverford education. Read “Honor Bound” in … Continue reading

Honor council abstract discussion Students gathered in Ryan Gym for an open discussion of an Honor Council trial abstract given the pseudonym “Toy Story.” Council regularly sponsors such events. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Honor Bound

It began in 1897 as a simple system for holding exams without proctors. Since then, the cherished Honor Code has become the purest expression of the College’s values and an intrinsic part of a Haverford education. Read “Honor Bound” in … Continue reading

For 116 years the scholastic integrity of Haverford students has been guided by an academic honor code.  Get an in depth look in the Winter 2013 issue of Haverford Magazine. For 116 years the scholastic integrity of Haverford students has been guided by an academic honor code. Get an in depth look in the Winter 2013 issue of Haverford Magazine.

Honor Code

The Honor Code-a philosophy of trust, concern, and respect-guides our entire campus community. Other reflections of the Honor Code include the absence of RAs in dorms, 24-hour lab access and the lack of an admission enrollment deposit.

Honor council abstract discussion Students gathered in Ryan Gym for an open discussion of an Honor Council trial abstract given the pseudonym “Toy Story.” Council regularly sponsors such events. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Honor Bound

It began in 1897 as a simple system for holding exams without proctors. Since then, the cherished Honor Code has become the purest expression of the College’s values and an intrinsic part of a Haverford education. Read “Honor Bound” in … Continue reading

Honor Council Meeting Students participate in an Abstract Discussion, an event that invites members of the community to discuss a recently released "abstract" or summary of an Honor Council proceeding. Photo: Brad Larrison

Honor Code

The Honor Code–a philosophy of trust, concern and respect–guides Haverford’s campus community.

Honor Council Co-Chair Tamar Hoffman Honor Council Co-Chair Tamar Hoffman '15 reminds the community about Code conduct during exam week, as detailed in a Philadelphia Inquirer article. Photo by Michael Bryant.

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.

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.

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.

Plenary During plenary the Haverford student body must vote to ratify the Honor Code and can propose changes to the college.

Plenary

Guided by the College’s Honor Code—one of the oldest in the country—Haverford students demonstrate an awareness for the greater good in how they work, study, socialize, debate and resolve conflict.