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Most Helpful Review for Haverford College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: female from MN
  • 13 out of 13 people found this review helpful

Haverford is a fantastic academic environment. In my experience, professors really care about their subject and their students. Overall, they are incredibly approachable and always interested in helping you learn and eager to discuss issues that are of further interest and tangentially related to classroom work. Professors will work you hard, but the work is meaningful, productive and worthwhile. Busywork is very minimal if not absent. As a sophomore, I've already been to three professors' houses for dinner. Classes are small, allowing for involved student-professor and student-student interaction. Students themselves are thoughtful, generally interested in learning and care about their...

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  • K-dog
  • Oct-19-2014 I am a current student here

    Haverford College is a community of extremely caring and concerned people. One of the many aspects of the college that stands out is the our Honor Code; the Code is representative of the standard of trust and respect shared in the community and is seen in action when students feel comfortable leaving their doors unlocked and belongings unwatched, knowing that none of the community will take anything. But even more importantly, it also allows for students to take proctored exams because the professors know that students will respect the rules and not cheat.

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  • Autumn from Naples, FL
  • Aug-18-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It's a beautiful, beautiful campus! Very traditional, lots of cobblestone, and even the residential area around it is gorgeous.

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  • Michelle from New Haven, CT
  • Jun-06-2013 I am a current student here

    Haverford College is an academically challenging school that allows students to make their education a journey of their own. The Honor Code serves as a backbone for the students to ensure their accountability and trust in themselves as well as in their fellow students making the relaxed wnvironment possible and fully functional.

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  • Kayla from Bronx, NY
  • Oct-13-2012 I am a current student here

    Haverford is has an amazing, creative, insightful atmosphere that contributes to the success of all of its students. Its honor code is not strict-despite the opinions of others, in fact it is open to the ideas and issues that its students bring up and these issues are voted upon twice a year.

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  • David from Brooklyn, NY
  • Sep-04-2012 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I loved this school! Its environment was just so welcoming. It also has some great research

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  • Sofie from the U.S.
  • Jun-19-2012 I am a current student here

    Haverford College is giving me the well rounded education that I was looking for when first applying to colleges. To me, the most notable aspects about Haverford are the small class sizes that create a more intimate learning environment and the more than generous financial aid that is offered to its students.

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  • Jasmin from Brooklyn, NY
  • May-23-2012 I am a current student here

    A close-knit space where people of liberal tendencies really get to know one another. The faulty is superb and dedicated, and people generally look out for each other. The general air of people on campus is surprisingly reserved and polite.

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