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How Do We Stack Up? A Comparative Look at Haverford’s Financial Aid

The class of 2018 is indeed lucky. It is grandfathered in under Haverford’s old,  need-blind policy. Need-blind means that a prospective applicant’s financial means don’t have a bearing on admissions decisions. Haverford is now need-aware. As of 2015, the Huffington Post listed 41 need-blind colleges. In that same year, Haverford’s bond rating was downgraded by Mo ...
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“Divest Haverford” activists kick-off campaign

Additional reporting by Danny Rothschild. Some 40 students gathered in the DC Sunken Lounge last Friday for an afternoon "teach-in" hosted by Divest Haverford, a student campaign joining a national movement of students pressuring their colleges and universities to stop investing in fossil-fuel companies. The teach-in is part of efforts by the student group Haverfordians fo ...