Hamilton College: Ranking & Review

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Clinton
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United States
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World
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14521560
Top 10%

Hamilton College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate24%24%24%
Applicants5,6782,5903,088
Admissions1,375634731
Enrolled undergraduates480217263
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,9018901,011

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores173
Percent of students submitting SAT scores36%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
715
Math
720

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores227
Percent of students submitting ACT scores47%
ACT Composite
32

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Hamilton College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$67,670$67,670
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

Hamilton College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,887 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$52,250$52,250
Fees for full-time undergraduates$520$520
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$6,531$6,531

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences175175
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5555
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4848
Physical Sciences3636
English Language and Literature & Letters2626
Mathematics and Statistics2626
Psychology2525
Visual and Performing Arts2424
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1818
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1616
History1313
Natural Resources and Conservation1313
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1111
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1111
Philosophy and Religious Studies1111
Grand Total508508

A total of 508 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Hamilton College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate94%93%95%
  • Full-time retention rate - 96%

General info

Founded1812
MottoKnow Thyself
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsbuff, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff700
Instructional FTE209
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitehamilton.edu
Address198 College Hill Rd
Clinton, New York, 13323
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Midsize
City population2,000
Phone3158594011
Fax+1 (315) 859 4457

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