Student Population
National Rank
Hope College overview
Location Holland, Michigan
Online hope.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Reformed Church in America
Hope College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Holland, Michigan, Hope College is a mid-size four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Reformed Church in America faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,377 prospective students applied, and 3,223 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 779 enrolled in the school.  3,019 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 131 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $32,490 plus fees of $290. Hope College is ranked 208 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1160/1380
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.73
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hope College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$930
Other Fees$290
Room and Board $10,000
Budget for Other Expenses$1,700
Total One Year Cost$45,410


Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
79% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Hope College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 16%
Business 12%
Psychology 9%
Communication 7%
Physical Sciences 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=170301 IPEDS survey data for Hope College.