College History

College History

Learn more the College's history

  • College Archives

    The Archives include records of the College as a corporation and key administrative offices and academic units including charters, minutes, and correspondence, as well as records of student organizations, classes, and alumni groups and prints, photographs, clippings files, and general memorabilia.

  • Honorary Degree Recipients

    View past speakers and honorary degree recipients (1888-2016).

  • The Halcyon Archive

    The Halcyon Archive

  • Historical Film Archive

    Browse Swarthmore College's Historical Films Archive

  • Swarthmore Then and Now

    "Swarthmore: Then and Now" is a weekly feature with historical photographs courtesy of Friends Historical Library. What do YOU remember about Swarthmore?