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Hilbert College
Hamburg, NY
Hilbert is a private, church-affiliated college. Founded in 1957, it adopted coeducation in 1969. Its 49-acre campus is located in the town of Hamburg, 10 miles from Buffalo.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 809
   Women 453 (56.0%)
   Men 356 (44.0%)
Graduate Students 57
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate 81% of 968 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math 450 average
438-530 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 452 average
410-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 20 average
19-22 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $33,125
  Tuition and Fees $20,975
  Room and Board $9,600
Average Percent of Need Met 70%
Average Freshman Award $16,676
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 43
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 31% of classes
10-19 students: 46% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Hamburg Population 9,520
Nearest Metropolitan Area Buffalo
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 49% of freshmen, 30% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Hawk
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 1.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2% Asian
6.6% Black/African-American
3.7% Hispanic/Latino
6.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
74.5% White
6.5% Unknown
International Students 0.5% from 2 countries
First-Year Students Returning 72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 37.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 70%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 14.0%