At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1819
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $51,955
  • Selectivity
  • More Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Town

Hamilton, NY

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

15-Nov

Early App Deadline

January 15

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 29%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 9%
  • Application Fee
  • $60
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

98%

Top half of HS class

90%

Top quarter of HS class

68%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 640-720
  • Math
  • 650-740
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 30-33
  • English
  • 31-35
  • Math
  • 28-33
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

More Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 28%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 9%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 2,882

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$51,955

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,240

books and supplies

$13,075

room and board

$66,270

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$51,955

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,240

books and supplies

$13,075

room and board

$66,270

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $6,892
  • $30-$48K
  • $6,086
  • $48-$75K
  • $17,589
  • $75-$110K
  • $21,082
  • $110 & UP
  • $42,628
Financial aid

56%

Receiving Financial Aid

15%

Receiving Federal Grants

26%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: January 15

Student Life

Student Body

2,882

Total undergrad enrollment

8

Total grad students

63%

Out-of-state

23%

In-state

14%

International
Students

  • 55%

    FEMALE

  • 45

    MALE
Organizations

180

Student Organizations

6

Fraternities

3

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

92%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 4%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 5%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 9%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 66%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

9:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

310

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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