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2022 Haverford College


On-Campus Enrollment is Now Open!

Haverford, PA

One and Two-Week Programs:

July 10-July 16

July 17 - July 23

July 24 - July 30

For students in the Intermediate Program (grades 6-8) and Senior Program (grades 9-12).

Great Books is proud to announce a new on-campus summer program at one of America's leading liberal arts colleges. Haverford College has a close-knit intellectual community located on a serene campus just outside Philadelphia. According to the National Science Foundation, Haverford is sixth among liberal arts colleges, and eighth among all colleges and universities in the United States.

Founded in 1833, the historic campus has 200 acres of award-winning architecture and landscaping, more than 50 academic, athletic and residential buildings, and a nationally recognized arboretum with 400 species of trees and shrubs, a 3.5-acre duck pond, gardens, and wooded areas.

Academic History

Similiar to the mission of Great Books, Haverford attracts intellectually curious, independent learners who value honesty, collaboration, and above all, new ways of seeing and improving the world.  The Haverford College Libraries act as a focus of intellectual activity supporting the teaching, research, and learning needs of the Haverford community.

Haverford College is a leading liberal arts undergraduate college located outside Philadelphia that is known for its academic rigor, Honor Code, and beautiful arboretum campus.

Haverford's location offers the best of all worlds: a serene yet dynamic campus, close proximity to our extraordinary consortium partners, and a site nestled within one of America's greatest metropolitan areas.

Tuition and Fees

  • One-week Tuition: TBD
  • Two-week Tuition: TBD

Materials & Events fees of $225 for one week and $475 for two, All on-campus programs have a registration fee of $250.

Join us for the summer of a lifetime at Haverford!

A Typical Day On-Campus

8:00 a.m.Breakfast
8:45 a.m.Poetry Cup & Camp Meeting
9:15 a.m.Seminar One: Shakespeare's Hamlet
10:00 a.m.Snack Break
10:15 a.m.Seminar Two: Langston Hughes' poems
11:15 a.m.Discussion Groups
12:15 p.m.Lunch
1:00 p.m.Literature Elective (i.e. Hurston, Kafka, Plato, etc.)
2:00 p.m.Applied Arts Elective (Art, Music, Theatre, and Creative Writing)
4:00 p.m.Free Time (field games, swimming, etc.)
5:30 p.m.Dinner
6:15 p.m.Reading Time
7:00 p.m.Scavenger Hunt
8:00 p.m.Trivia Night
10:00 p.m.Pod Reading
11:00 p.m.Lights Out

Add More Literary Adventure:

You can add one or more of our online classes to your on-campus program. Just tell us the weeks you would like to attend.

Learn More:

For further information on Great Books Haverford, please call or text 203-612-9470, or email

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