Hamilton College

Clinton, New York


Student Population
National Rank
Hamilton College overview
Location Clinton, New York
Online hamilton.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Hamilton College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Clinton, New York, Hamilton College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,240 prospective students applied, and 1,328 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 481 enrolled in the school.  1,991 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 14 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $54,080 plus fees of $540. Hamilton College is ranked 42 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1350/1510
ACT 31/34
GPA 3.87
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Hamilton College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$540
Room and Board $13,870
Budget for Other Expenses$500
Total One Year Cost$69,990

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$79,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
89% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Hamilton College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 28%
Foreign Languages 11%
Biology 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Mathematics 6%

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Other Colleges to Consider

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Subject Percent of Class
Colgate University

Hamilton, New York

Cornell University

Ithaca, New York

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, New York

University of Rochester

Rochester, New York

Williams College

Williamstown, Massachusetts

Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, New York

Middlebury College

Middlebury, Vermont


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Dec 8, 2015
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