Hood College Top Questions

What kind of person should attend this school?


Students who enjoy a hands-on style of learning. Students who don't mind small classes, and enjoy speaking one-on-one with the instructors.


Anybody should attend this school who wants to make a difference in the community around them. Hood works closely with the Frederick community, and the service opportunites on campus as well are endless. Hood is a place to find who you want to be and a safe place to express yourself even if your opinion may not be the "popular" one. The kind of person who should attend Hood College is one who likes a community of friends, faculty, and staff who support each other to succeed. Hood College is not for those who want to slip through the cracks.


The kind of person that should attend Hood College is someone who is open to change and diffrences. The campus at Hood College has so much diversity it is very delighting t is nice to be open to many people. Also if one would like to attend Hood College it would be very benificial if they were friendly beacuse everyone on the Hood College campus is friendly and we are famous for our "Hood Hello".


I would say that someone who is interested in a small school woudl to very well at Hood College. Hood is, after all, a tiny school, and it also often doesn't have too many things to do (being able to entertain oneself with not much is quite key). You have to be ok with everyone more or less knowing everyone, and also not always have the most exciting things to do. Downtown Frederick is fun, but it's also a long walk in the winter. Someone who doesn't need excitement would do well.


A person who, through scholarships or otherwise, can afford the tuition, which is less affordable than advertised. Someone who values the quality of teachers and classes enough to ignore the state of the actual college buildings and facilities.


The kind of person that should attend Hood College is open-minded and hard working. A Hood attendee should be willing and eager to be part of a tightly knit community and be ready to collaborate, volunteer, study, and be involved in extracurricular activities during their college years.


I personally believe that someone who is driven in life should attend Hood College. The color of your skin does not matter, or your families beliefs do not matter. It is what you have to bring to the table. If you love that sense of a tight-knit community, than Hood College is the place for you. If you do not think its wierd sitting and grabbing a cup of coffee with your teachers', then Hood College is the place for you. Finally, if you just want a different atmostphere, than choose Hood College, located in Frederick, Maryland. I Did!


Someone who believes attendance is important. Also someone who needs or wants help from their professors and attention in class. A person who likes small classes and individual help. Someone who stives to do well will be noticed by the professors and advisors and will get their needs met or special assistance.


A person who is lookig to attend Hood College should be interested in accademic success because Hood is very big on its accademics. Also Hood is a friendly campus and everyone from the students to the professors are always willing to help make your years at this institute fun and as stress free as possible. I love Hood because the college not only gives you a degree but it prepares you for the working world after graduation through internships and opportunities to get your name into the business world.


Someone who is friendly, energetic; studious.


Someone who enjoys a small campus where everybody knows eachother's business. Someone who likes small classes where the arts and biological sciences are heavily emphasised. Someone who is liberal and wants to be at least somewhat active on campus.


People at Hood College are all individuals; it is a school for many different people, and while it is difficult to say who SHOULD attend Hood Collge, it is easy to say who should NOT. Hood is not a place for big "party people" because it is a much more relaxed environment. Also, the sports are D3 and are mediocre mostly, therefore those who desire a lot of intense school spirit should not go to Hood.


Anyody can attend Hood because the student body is very diverse. We celebrate numerous relgions and have special events pertaining to each one. Hood hosts quite a few exchange students from other countries including Panama and we have students from a copious amount of races and ethnic backgrounds. The student body is not limited on their beliefs and is very open minded about any topic. The person should be sure not to be judgmental and to always feel pride in his or her school because Blazer pride is very important.


Any person who is looking for a great job in their future that Hood College offers fro them.


A person who likes small classes, and someone who wants to have professors that care should attend this school. Hood College also has such a friendly environment that makes it welcoming for anyone.


The kind of person that should attend Hood College should be ready to accept different cultures and want to be in an enviroment that aides students.


Someone with a lot of money, or has a family member who has gone to this school and tradition needs to be kept.


Anyone who wants to succeed in life and actually attend college all 4 years


The kind of person that should attend Hood is one that is studious, quirky, and social.


A open person who is willing to work hard and make life long friends. A person is willing to give back and to think outside the box


An individual who enjoys working one-on-one with their peers and professors, who is dedicated to discussion in class, enjoys a small campus and class size, wants to learn in an environment that offers a balanced exchange of urban and suburban experiences (Frederick City and an hour from D.C. and Baltimore, but on the other hand you have the countryside in Thurmont and wildlife of the Catoctin Mountains/Cunningham Falls), and ultimately desires a private institution at a public university price.


If you're a big drinker or partier, Hood is definitely not for you. There are no fraternities or sororities here. Other than that, Hood is really for anyone who wants to broaden their education with a liberal arts degree. There's something for everyone here, be it music or athletics or theater, and there are so many clubs and organizations dedicated to helping the greater community.


A liberal, open-minded, perhaps artistic, person. Though since most other people are just as open minded, it doesn't really matter, as long as you don't infringe on others.


It's a good school for anyone willing to get a good education.