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  • 88% of the students are from outside the state of Pennsylvania. 
  • 11% of the students are from outside the US.
  • The Office of Multicultural Affairs is dedicated to implementing programs that enhance community life at Haverford. 
  • The Multicultural Center (or MCC) hosts events for students throughout the academic year.

Haverford College


  • Haverford is a coeducational, liberal arts college located 8 miles west of the center city of Philadelphia. Map.
  • Haverford enrolls approximately 1,200 undergraduate students. 
  • Haverford does not include loans in the financial aid package of any student with family income under $60,000/year (and all students who enroll through the QuestBridge Match process will not have loans in their financial aid award).

Socio-economic Diversity

  • 16% of students who applied for financial aid at Haverford come from families who make less than $60,000 per year.
  • 15% of students at Haverford receive Federal Pell Grants, which typically go to students whose family incomes are below $40,000.
  • 15% of students in the Class of 2019 are the first member of their family to attend a four-year college. 


    Class of 2019 Racial Diversity
    African American 9%
    Asian American 18%
    Caucasian 62%
    Hispanic 10%
    Native American <1%


    Gender Ratio
    Female 53%
    Male 47%

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        School Profile

        Campus Setting

        • Suburban 
        • Town population: 48,500


        • 1,200 undergraduates 
        • 345 freshmen


        • 24.6% applicants admitted 
        • 95.5% in top 10% of HS class 
        • SAT CR median score: 720 
        • SAT M median score: 720 
        • SAT W median score: 720

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