Website: www.hartwick.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,201
Undergraduate
Students
(59.0%) 708 Women
(41.0%) 493 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
89% of 3,019 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.00
SAT Math
510 average
460-560 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
500 average
460-540 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$59,770
Tuition and Fees
$45,510
Room and Board
$12,460
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Freshman Award
$39,511
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$27,653
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
106
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Oneonta Population
 13,840 
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Capital District, NY
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
80% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Hawks
Sororities
7% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.9% Asian
9.7% Black/African-American
9.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
64.1% White
12.7% Unknown
International Students
3.0% from 18 countries
First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
53.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
42%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
17.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   3
Science   3
Foreign Language   3
Social Studies   2
History   2
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some May 1
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
One Hartwick Drive
PO Box 4020
City, State, Zip
Oneonta, NY 13820-4020
Phone
(607) 431-4150
Fax
(607) 431-4138
E-mail
admissions@hartwick.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Decision Notification
December 1, Rolling
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
 
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
Audition for music program, portfolio for art majors recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
89% of 3,019 applicants were admitted
Women
91% of 1,851 applicants were admitted
Men
84% of 1,168 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
351 (13%) of 2,674 admitted students enrolled
Women
194 (11%) of 1,690 admitted students enrolled
Men
157 (16%) of 984 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
54% of 26 applicants were admitted
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
0
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.00
3.75 and Above
7%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
22%
2.00 - 2.49
11%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
510 average
460-560 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
12%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
32%
Score of 300 - 400
8%
Score of 200 - 300
2%
SAT EBRW
500 average
460-540 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
7%
Score of 500 - 600
47%
Score of 400 - 500
39%
Score of 300 - 400
6%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
22 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
6%
Score of 24 - 29
41%
Score of 18 - 23
44%
Score of 12 - 17
9%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 8%
Top quarter: 32%
Top half: 69%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
6%

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$59,770
Tuition and Fees
$45,510
Room and Board
$12,460
Books and Supplies
$700
Other Expenses
$700
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 22
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002729
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
331 (94.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
317 (95.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
317 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
47 (14.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$39,511
Need-Based Gift
Received by 316 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,774
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 261 (82.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,139
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 49 (15.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
34 (9.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,127

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,036 (87.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
985 (95.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
984 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
129 (13.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$36,253
Need-Based Gift
Received by 969 (98.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,823
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 845 (85.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,809
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 178 (18.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
182 (15.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,021

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
82%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$27,653
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
84.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
16.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
182
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,000
Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, nursing
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
106
Part-Time Faculty
68
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
49%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 70% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 15% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
253,951
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
80
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Oneonta Population
 13,840 
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Capital District, NY
Campus Size
425 acres

Weather

Temperature
11 average low in January, 79 average high in September
Rain
171 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Oneonta
Nearest Train Station
78 mile(s) from campus in Albany

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
80% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
20%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Hawks
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Equestrian Sports x      
Field Hockey x      
Football     x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x x
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Volleyball x      
Water Polo x x    
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports x  
Field Hockey x  
Football    
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball x  
Water Polo x x
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports    
Field Hockey    
Football x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball    
Water Polo    
Women's Club Sports
cheerleading
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student union, student radio station, student senate, hilltops campus newspaper, cardboard alley players (theater)
Sororities
7% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,201
Women
708 (59.0%)
Men
493 (41.0%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,180
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.9% Asian
9.7% Black/African-American
9.3% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
64.1% White
12.7% Unknown
International Students.
3.0% from 18 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
Not reported

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
53.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
59.7%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
61.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
42%
Average Starting Salary
42%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
17.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Law 1.8%
Other 17%

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