Hamilton, a liberal arts college with an emphasis on individualized instruction and independent research, is a national leader in teaching effective writing and persuasive speaking.
|County||Oneida County, NY|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|209 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,884 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,868 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||16 students||137 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||1%||1%|
|% Two or more races||2%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||650-740||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||650-740||460-573|
|SAT Writing (25-75%)||650-740||440-570|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||29-33||20-25|
- Hamilton's curriculum provides its highly motivated students with both the freedom and responsibility to make educational choices that emphasize breadth and depth. Through independent projects, the Senior Program, and summer internships with faculty, Hamilton provides an increasing number of opportunities for students to engage in significant -- often publishable -- research at the undergraduate level.
- Commitment to the intellectual and personal development of students is Hamilton College's most important and enduring tradition. The faculty is dedicated to the promotion of academic achievement, integrity and personal growth. Hamilton students spend much of their time with their teachers and fellow students identifying problems, clarifying questions, thinking creatively, experimenting with solutions and frequently undertaking collaborative work.
- Approximately 80 student clubs and organizations address student interests in everything from music to religion to politics to social causes. Hamilton is affiliated with the NCAA Division III, the New England Small College Athletic Conference, the Liberty League, the Eastern College Athletic Conference and the New York State Women's Collegiate Athletic Association.
- Hamilton offers numerous programs and events that benefit the cultural life of the campus community and the surrounding area.
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