Hamilton College

198 College Hill Rd, Clinton, NY 13323
Tel: (315)859-4011
Private not-for-profit | 1,884 students
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.

School Overview:

Hamilton College
CountyOneida County, NY
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
209 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,884 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,868 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
16 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%1%
% Asian
6%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
6%3%
% Black
4%6%
% White
82%84%
% Two or more races
2%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$44,350$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$44,350$24,744
 
Tuition39370
Percent Admitted27%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)650-740450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)650-740460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)650-740440-570
ACT Composite (25-75%)29-3320-25

School Notes:

  • 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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