Haverford College: Review & Facts

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Haverford College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,235 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1833 and is the only institution located in Haverford, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
Bachelor's degree is offered at Haverford College.

Haverford College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Political Science, Chemistry, Biology, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
97%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Haverford College student retention rate is excellent at 97% (well above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Haverford College is great - 94%. About 5% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Haverford College is good -- 8:1. Learn more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$49,200
High
Average tuition price is extremely high - around $48,700 per year. The additional fees at Haverford College not covered by tuition are about $500; which makes it a total of $49,200 per year.

Read the details about Haverford College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
25%
Hard
According to government data, 3,467 applications were submitted and 852 were accepted; so it is quite challenging to become a student at this school.

This college might accept your advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Haverford College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,500
High
Haverford College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Haverford College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Haverford College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,300 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, roughly $8,500 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Haverford College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Haverford College Location and Maps



Post Address: Haverford College, 370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041-1392, USA
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