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Hempstead, NY

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Hofstra University Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Large Town Setting
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Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Kate and Willie Hofstra (Lioness and Lion)
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About Hofstra University

Hofstra University can help you get where you want to go, with small classes, dedicated faculty and a beautiful, energized campus, plus all the opportunities of New York City within easy reach.

Find your future by choosing from about 150 undergraduate and about 160 graduate programs, in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, Health and Human Services and Honors studies, as well as a School of Law. The student-faculty ratio of 14 to 1 and a priority on teaching excellence ensures you're part of creating your own success.

At Hofstra, you'll have all the resources you need - excellent library resources with extensive online and print collections, state-of-the-art classrooms, learning and laboratory facilities, and extensive wired and wireless Internet access, including the only Internet2 connection among private colleges on Long Island.

A diverse mix of cultural, social, athletic and recreational activities delivers the full college experience. Hofstra offers students the opportunity to live and learn on our beautiful, 240-acre campus on Long Island and have easy access to the academic, cultural and career opportunities in the New York City metropolitan area.

Hofstra University is a private institution whose primary mission is to provide a quality education to its students in an environment that encourages, nurtures, and supports learning through the free and open exchange of ideas, for the betterment of humankind. Hofstra University is fully committed to academic freedom and to the transmission, advancement, and preservation of knowledge for its own academic community and for the community at large. Hofstra University offers undergraduate and graduate programs taught by a research-active and professionally engaged faculty. Academic excellence guides everything the University undertakes.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Hofstra University 5 stars overall.

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Overall Rating

I am in love with Hofstra University. It's everything I could want in a school. Their Education Programs seem perfect and I can't wait to start in the fall!

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Hofstra University Map & Location

Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY 11549

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Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10 walk


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Winter Dec 45 31 Jan 40 26 Feb 43 28 Spring Mar 50 34 Apr 61 42 May 70 51 Summer Jun 80 61 Jul 85 66 Aug 83 65 Fall Sep 76 58 Oct 65 48 Nov 55 40


Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 11%
  • African American: 9%
  • Caucasian: 64%
  • Asian: 6%
  • Unknown and Other: 10%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian Asian Unknown and Other
Undergraduate 62% Graduate 38% Full-Time 100% Part-Time 0% Women 56% Men 44% International 2% Domestic 98%

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