Hobart William Smith Colleges: Review & Facts

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Hobart William Smith Colleges is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,300 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1822 and is one of the 3 colleges located in Geneva, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Hobart William Smith Colleges will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Hobart William Smith Colleges follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Ethnic and Cultural Studies, Communication and Journalism, English and Literature, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
89%
The rate of student retention at Hobart William Smith Colleges is high at 89% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hobart William Smith Colleges is good - 79%.

Student to faculty ratio at Hobart William Smith Colleges is good, 11:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$44,500
Average tuition cost is extremely high, $43,500 a year. The additional fees at Hobart William Smith Colleges (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,000, which comes to a total of $44,500 per year.

Read the details about Hobart William Smith Colleges additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
53%
According to recent data, 4,474 applications were submitted and 2,385 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

Hobart William Smith Colleges might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at HWS is $45.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Hobart William Smith Colleges and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (315) 781-3000 or check Hobart William Smith Colleges Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
Hobart William Smith Colleges provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hobart William Smith Colleges, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C-
Hobart William Smith Colleges offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,900 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: about $6,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Hobart William Smith Colleges seems to be a relatively dangerous school. This school has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hobart William Smith Colleges Location and Maps



Post Address: Hobart William Smith Colleges, 337 Pulteney Street, Geneva, New York 14456, USA
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