The Office of Academic Resources (OAR) offers students an array of services designed to enhance their academic potential and supplement the many academic and enrichment opportunities already available to them through their course work and research at Haverford College.

How do your sleep habits affect your academic performance?

Come join the University of Pennsylvania's Dr. Amanda Swain on Monday, 2 February in the DC Bryn Mawr Room, to learn more about the nature of sleep, how it impacts academic performance, and how to ensure you get the rest you need to succeed.

Getting a Strong Start With the Chesick Scholars Program

The program, which includes a summer bridge session and intensive mentoring, helps students from groups that are underrepresented in higher education make the Haverford experience their own.

The Office of Academic Resources will have limited hours from Tuesday, January 20th to Friday, January 30th. We will be open Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with evening hours only for students attending academic review centers hosted at the OAR. Our regular hours will resume on Sunday, February 1st. ×

Fall/Spring Semester Hours:

Mon–Thurs: 9 a.m.–11 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 2 p.m.–10 p.m.

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The San Francisco Foundation has provided seed funding for the first five years of the OAR at the recommendation of one of the many donors who pursue their philanthropic goals in partnership with the Foundation.