Hampshire College

Amherst, Massachusetts

Overview

Address893 West St
School Websitewww.hampshire.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Hampshire College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Amherst, Massachusetts that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,291 students applied to Hampshire College. Of those students, 1,440 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Hampshire College was $50,030, in addition to fees of $1,638. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Hampshire College.

Hampshire College has a 66% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

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GPARecommended

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The Hampshire College acceptance rate is 63%. To put this into perspective, 1,440 of the 2,291 students who applied to Hampshire College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Hampshire College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Hampshire College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Hampshire College was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Hampshire College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Hampshire College, the tuition for in-state residents is $50,030. Combined with fees of $1,638, room and board costs of $13,606, other expenses of $1,050 and the $850 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $67,174.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $51,668 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Hampshire College to $67,174 for out-of-state students.

Students at Hampshire College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Hampshire College was $5,758 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 36%.

Hampshire College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Hampshire College.

Hampshire College has a good gender split, with 62% of undergraduates being female and 38% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 80% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 13% of students come from in-state and 6% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Hampshire College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Hampshire College to thrive in your studies.

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