College Bulletin 2022-2023 
    Jul 15, 2024  
College Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College Contact Information

Swarthmore College
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore PA 19081-1390

Online at

Main number 610-328-8000

Office of the President

Valerie Smith

Academic Policy

Sarah Willie-LeBreton
Provost and Dean of the Faculty


James L. Bock III
Vice President and Dean of Admissions


Elizabeth Boluch Wood
Vice President for Advancement

Career Services

Erin Massey
Senior Associate Director


Andy Hirsch
Vice President for Communications


Andrew Feick
Associate Vice President for Sustainable Facilities Operations and Capital Planning


Gregory N. Brown
Vice President for Facilities and Capital Projects

Financial Aid

Varo L. Duffins
Director of Financial Aid

Human Resources

Beth Glassman
Vice President for Human Resources

Records and Transcripts

Kristen Smith

Student Services

James S. Terhune
Vice President for Student Affairs

The College expressly prohibits any form of discrimination and harassment on the basis of any College-recognized protected classification, including sex, race, color, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, medical condition, veteran status, or disability in any decision regarding admissions, employment, or involvement in a College program or activity in accordance with the letter and spirit of federal, state, and local non-discrimination and equal opportunity laws, such as Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, The Age Discrimination in Employment Act, The Americans with Disabilities Act and ADA Amendments Act, The Equal Pay Act, the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act, and the Borough of Swarthmore Ordinance on Non-Discrimination.

The Swarthmore College Department of Public Safety is responsible for the overall security of Swarthmore’s campus and is the first contact and first responder for all campus emergencies. Its charge is to protect persons and property, preserve the peace, deter crime, apprehend criminal offenders, recover lost and stolen property, perform services as required, enforce appropriate College regulations, and maintain a sense of community security and confidence in the department. A copy of the College’s Annual Fire Safety and Security Report, describing safety programs and policies as well as crime statistics, is available at To obtain a paper copy of this report, please contact Public Safety at 610-328-8671 or visit the Department of Public Safety at the Benjamin West house.

This Bulletin contains policies and program descriptions as of September 20, 2020, and should be used solely as an informational guide. The College reserves the right to alter or amend at any time the policies or programs contained in the Bulletin. Students are responsible for informing themselves of current policies and meeting all relevant requirements.