Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University


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Recent Reviews

Akashdeep
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I will be an incoming freshman at Hofstra. I attended the New Student Orientation on June 19 which lasted 3 days. In those 3 ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I will be an incoming freshman at Hofstra. I attended the New Student Orientation on June 19 which lasted 3 days. In those 3 days, i toured the campus, got to meet the facility, staff, president, students etc. There is nothing to be afraid of because the environment is so relaxing. Everyone is so polite and respectful. The professors want to help the students if they are having trouble. There is so much access to transportation that you can never get lost. I stayed there for 2 nights and the campus was on another level. We got to explore with our orientation staff for 2 days. They made us sit in classes so we can know how it feels to be a college student. On the last day, we were official Hofstra students. We had to go create our fall schedule with the help of our advisors. Overall, Hofstra makes you feel that you belong here.

Justin
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I enjoy Hofstra University. I am learning a lot in my classes and enjoy the diversity. There is a good amount of classes to ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I enjoy Hofstra University. I am learning a lot in my classes and enjoy the diversity. There is a good amount of classes to choose from and the opportunity to student abroad is exciting. The dormitories have been renovated and the RAs are trustworthy.

Bailey
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This school, to me, is a perfect balance of everything. It has a beautiful campus with lots of green spaces, but you're only ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school, to me, is a perfect balance of everything. It has a beautiful campus with lots of green spaces, but you're only a train ride away from New York City (and shuttles run hourly to the train stations). It has everything that I enjoyed about smaller universities (more individual professor attention, a sense of individuality within your field) but with more of the funding that larger universities enjoyed. I originally was going to go to a larger university, but with Hofstra, you're more than an ID number and tuition money. The professors genuinely care about how you're doing and are willing to help if you're struggling. (Plus, our campus has a bunch of cute cats that can be found roaming)

Brandi
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I love Hofstra! I visited once, for admitted students day and I instantly fell in love! The campus is beautiful, and everyone...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love Hofstra! I visited once, for admitted students day and I instantly fell in love! The campus is beautiful, and everyone (students and staff) is super nice. It is a very welcoming school that encourages student involvement for everything. They incorporate a lot of free events throughout the school year, and have an incredible amount of diverse clubs that work to host free or reasonably priced activities as well.

Abdul
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During my two and a half years of masters, I have met students from not only the tristate area but also as far as Alaska. It ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

During my two and a half years of masters, I have met students from not only the tristate area but also as far as Alaska. It makes sense, as Hofstra offers more than 100 dual degree programs, has a medical school, a law school, a stellar MBA program, and a brand new PA program. With that said, don’t expect to find pep rallys surrounding the basketball or football team. However, what Hofstra lacks in a sports atmosphere, it more than makes up for it through other ways. Hosting its third presidential election debate, starting in 2008, Hofstra has definitely brought pride to its students, alumni and the larger Long Island community.

Caitlin
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My opinion of Hofstra University is that it is an amazing school and that I cannot wait to be attending this college come nex...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My opinion of Hofstra University is that it is an amazing school and that I cannot wait to be attending this college come next fall! Hofstra has extremely kind faculty who are always willing to help you get an answer. They are very to the point and want to help you graduate as fast as possible and get you to the real world.

Isaiah
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Hofstra University is a great school. It has plenty of majors, so if graduating high school seniors are indecisive about what...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Hofstra University is a great school. It has plenty of majors, so if graduating high school seniors are indecisive about what career path to take in life, I would recommend going to this college. The school can get political sometimes, and the school leans left, so that could be a pro or a con to some people. The food is alright at times, and not so good at other times, but there are a Popeyes, McDonalds, and Dominoes restaurant near the school, so it makes up for the lackluster food. But overall, it has been an enjoyable experience.

Morriah
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I love Hofstra! There are obviously some imperfections, but I love my school for what it is. The professors care about every ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love Hofstra! There are obviously some imperfections, but I love my school for what it is. The professors care about every student and want everyone to do well in their class. The facilities are very nice for students that take advantage of them. I think it is a school to look at if New York is your dream. It's close to the city, but not too close the city becomes a distraction.

Noelle
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As cheesy as it sounds, Hofstra really feels like home. It's such an open community that it'd be impossible not to find a clu...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

As cheesy as it sounds, Hofstra really feels like home. It's such an open community that it'd be impossible not to find a club, a group, or even a place that feels like you belong in. The professors are always willing to help you and are flexible on finding time to work with you from what I've experienced. Also, honestly the food is great. There's a ton of options for any type of diet. The surrounding area is fairly easy to get around and there's always something to do. With tons of clubs, programs, and activities, I'm never sitting around bored. I love being at Hofstra and it really just feels like it's an easy place to call home.

Mohammed
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  • Enrollment
  • 6,899
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $42,160
  • Acceptance rate
  • 62%

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