Haverford attracts intellectually curious, independent learners who value honesty, collaboration, and above all, new ways of seeing and improving the world.
As you perform real-world research and immerse yourself in hands-on learning, you'll work side-by-side with professors who are at the top of their fields.
Our mascot—the Black Squirrel—has a genetic adaptation that gives it a bold, black coat. Join our distinctive community and stand out from the pack with your fellow Haverfordians.
The Chesick Scholars program is a four-year academic mentoring and leadership program for exceptional students from underrepresented, first in their family to attend college, or under-resourced backgrounds. This year’s 15 scholars capped their five-week summer session with a symposium themed around the “Ethics of Representation.”