Hobart and William Smith Colleges

country rank  379
world rank  1088

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University Overview

Established in 1822, Hobart and William Smith Colleges is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Geneva (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New York. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Hobart and William Smith Colleges (HWS) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hobart and William Smith Colleges (HWS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 197 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym HWS
Founded 1822 Hobart (1822) Wiliam Smith (1908)
Motto Hobart: Disce William Smith: ???S, ????
Hobart: Learn William Smith: Life, Soul
Colours Orange and purple

University Location

Address 337 Pulteney Street
Geneva (population range: 10,000-49,999)
14456 New York
United States
T +1 (315) 781 3000
F +1 (315) 781 3654

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 629 South Main Street
Geneva 14456
+1 (315) 781 3472
800 245 0100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Hobart and William Smith Colleges's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1921


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019