Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University


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Recent Reviews

Celine
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think it's a good university, however there are goods and bads. The professors seems to be alright, there are some who seem...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think it's a good university, however there are goods and bads. The professors seems to be alright, there are some who seem to be a little stuck up and rude. Faculty will sometimes try and give you information that does not affect you. They will try to sugar-coat many things especially the financial advisors. This is probably a way for the school to make more money. Overall I think you just need to be fully prepared when you walk in because Hofstra is a bit tricky.

Jessica
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I genuinely love attending Hofstra University. It has something for everyone, and stresses intellectual opportunities and con...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I genuinely love attending Hofstra University. It has something for everyone, and stresses intellectual opportunities and conversation. Hofstra, I believe, is a hub for students and intellectuals who want that conversation, and genuinely want to make an impact, not just pass their classes. It's an extremely diverse campus, which is an amazing experience. Overall, I think Hofstra deserves a to be a well-known name across the Northeast at least, and an option that more people consider.

Corine
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall I really like Hofstra. It's a cool environment and I've met some really great people there. The food is great too and...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall I really like Hofstra. It's a cool environment and I've met some really great people there. The food is great too and I like my professors. The parties could be better though. They need a better DJ. The frats only play one type of music but I wish they would play more of a variety.

Lauren
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great school with a lot of amazing opportunities. Your proximity to the city comes in handy for weekend trips and for network...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great school with a lot of amazing opportunities. Your proximity to the city comes in handy for weekend trips and for networking! Always tons to do on and off campus. Professors are friendly and always there to help

Cyril
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall, Hofstra has changed a lot in the years I have been here. If you are looking to join Greek Life absolutely do not com...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall, Hofstra has changed a lot in the years I have been here. If you are looking to join Greek Life absolutely do not come here. The party scene was solid at a point because we had four bars that served 18 year olds. Crazy right? Yeah, obviously all of those are shut down now. Additionally, Hofstra is trying to phase out Greek Life as a way to become more prestigious somehow because they value their reputation and ability to make as much money as possible more than students' ability to have fun. Depending on what major you have, this school can be great or terrible. The Communications and Business departments are excellent but most of the other programs are average if not sub-par. That said, as a Journalism major I have enjoyed my classes thoroughly. I have had incredibly skilled professionals guide me as my professors and help shape me from a confused freshman to a senior with a salary paying writing job. If you aren't super concerned with the part scene and are a communications or business major, this is a great school to attend.

Kennedy
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I know this may sound cliche, but after one year at Hofstra University, I can sincerely say it has been the best year of my l...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I know this may sound cliche, but after one year at Hofstra University, I can sincerely say it has been the best year of my life. Since it is a Liberal Arts school, I have been able to get involved with some many different things, from the On-Campus Radio Station to even an acapella group! I have grown so much as an individual after one year and I can't wait to see who I will be at the end of my four years. Hofstra is my home and I wouldn't want to live anywhere else.

Lauren
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love Hofsta University. Everyone on campus, both faculty and students, are so welcoming and friendly; you can find a friend...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love Hofsta University. Everyone on campus, both faculty and students, are so welcoming and friendly; you can find a friend anywhere you go. There is so much to do both on and off campus as well because of all the sports, clubs, dining halls, and nearby shopping centers, not to mention we are 45 min from NYC! The Hofstra community is so great and I always feel included, it really is my second home!

Maya
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Hofstra University is truly a home away from home. As soon as you step onto campus, you really experience a feeling of commun...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Hofstra University is truly a home away from home. As soon as you step onto campus, you really experience a feeling of community that I wasn't able to find at any other school I visited. All of the other students and faculty here are so dedicated to their crafts and they all are here to support you and watch you succeed.

Lyndsey
What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school has so much to offer! I am a sophomore already taking classes in both my majors that have me getting hands on exp...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school has so much to offer! I am a sophomore already taking classes in both my majors that have me getting hands on experience in my fields. I take courses that have us going into the city and seeing Broadway shows and also I am also an education major who has already done observations in the classroom. I am so in love with my school and everything it has to offer. I have grown so much in the past year and Hofstra facilitated that.

Anam
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I did not think I would end up going to Hofstra it just happened out of no where. However I feel like it was one of the great...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I did not think I would end up going to Hofstra it just happened out of no where. However I feel like it was one of the greatest decisions I have ever made. This place has made me realize so much about myself and the world around me. I can't wait to keep living my experience.

Details

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

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