Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
(516) 463-6600
http://www.hofstra.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 12,068
  • Undergraduate population: 7,919
  • Student to faculty ratio: 14 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $42,460
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $40,960
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $45,190
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $43,690

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 88%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $7,204
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 18%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,066
  • Students receiving federal aid: 18%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,164
  • Students receiving state aid: 25%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 67%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 18,471
  • Percent admitted: 54%
  • Percent admitted (men): 54%
  • Percent admitted (women): 54%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 540, 630
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 550, 630
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 12,333
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 44%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 56%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 54%
  • Graduation rate (men): 48%
  • Graduation rate (women): 61%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD