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Customs Trust Walk The class of 2017 participates in the Trust Walk—part of Customs Week—around campus. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Customs

Customs is Haverford College’s First-Year Experience program, which includes a five-day orientation immediately preceding the fall semester.

Pinwheel Day, 2013 Pinwheel Day, 2013. Photo: Thom Carroll Photography.

Pinwheel Day

Pinwheel Day 2014 After an unusually long and snowy winter, the arrival of spring is especially welcome. Help us celebrate the season and spin the day away! Leave a comment on the Haverblog

Founders Bell Seniors celebrate the last day of exams by ringing—and signing—the bell in the cupola on Founders Hall.

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

KINSC April's Fools On April Fool’s Day, students from the science departments bedeck the KINSC with themed decorations. This life-size monster from the Super Mario Brothers video game was just part of last year's fun. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Traditions

Traditions Fords enjoy myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

Founders Bell Seniors celebrate the last day of exams by ringing—and signing—the bell in the cupola on Founders Hall.

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to the myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

Trust Walk during Customs 2013 The Class of 2017 participates in the Trust Walk during Customs. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring … Continue reading

customs-shirt The back of a Customs Person's tshirt. Follow along with the excitement of their 1st day & share your own experiences using #FordsMoveIn on Twitter.

Customs at Haverford

Welcome Class of 2017 Customs Week is Haverford College’s orientation program designed to introduce all first-year students to college life at Haverford.

Seniors celebrate the last day of exams by ringing—and signing—the bell in the cupola on Founders Hall.  Photo by Brad Larrison Seniors celebrate the last day of exams by ringing—and signing—the bell in the cupola on Founders Hall. Photo by Brad Larrison

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to the myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and … Continue reading

Founders Bell Seniors celebrate the last day of exams by ringing—and signing—the bell in the cupola on Founders Hall.

Traditions

Traditions Each year, Fords look forward to the myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; frequent a cappella concerts; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and … Continue reading

Senior Auction An auction is held each year to raise money for the week long celebration before graduation known as Senior Week.

Traditions

Traditions Fords enjoy myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

April Fool's in the KINSC On April Fool’s Day, students from the science departments bedeck the KINSC with themed decorations. This life-size monster from the Super Mario Brothers video game was just part of this year's fun. Photo: Brad Larrison.

Traditions

Traditions Fords enjoy myriad traditional events such as the Collection speaker series; pinwheel day; the annual weekend throwdown at the end of the year called Haverfest; and, most importantly, Fall and Spring Plenary.

Pinwheel Day, 2013 Pinwheel Day, 2013. Photo: Meghan Vaughan.

Pinwheel Day

Spring Has Sprung: Pinwheel Day 2013 It’s quite a sight! Haverford’s arboretum campus is beautiful year round, but never more so than on Pinwheel Day. Leave a comment on the Haverblog