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.

The OAR is open late!

Due to popular demand, the OAR is now open until midnight, Monday through Thursday!

Healthy Mind Healthy Body

The OAR and the Fitness Center have teamed up to promote health, wellness, and academic excellence! Join our 10 week program, follow along with #HMHB15 for a chance to win prizes.

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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.

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.