Hillsdale College

Hillsdale, MI

Hillsdale College

Hillsdale, MI

Tuition & Fees

$29,482

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

52%

male

48%

female

1

teacher

9

students

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Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 769
Declined 824
Total Received 1,593
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Private

1,468

undergraduate students

58

graduate students

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400-acre campus in Hillsdale (population: 8,141), 70 miles from Ann Arbor, 75 miles from Lansing, and 110 miles from Detroit. Served by air; major airports serve Detroit, Lansing, and Toledo (65 miles); bus and train serve Jackson (32 miles). School operates transportation to airports and bus and train stations.

  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Detroit Metropolitan (DTW)

Hillsdale College
33 East College Street
Hillsdale
49242

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
74%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing

Top Organizations

  • InterVarsity
  • College Republicans
  • Hillsdale College for Life
  • Young Americans for Freedom
  • 1844 Society

Top Events

  • Centralhallapalooza
  • President's Ball
  • Homecoming Spirit Week
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
53%
600-699
38%
500-599
9%
700-800
43%
600-699
50%
500-599
7%
30-36
68%
24-29
31%
18-23
1%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $35
Application deadline April 1
Has early decision program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.91

Selective

48%

acceptance rate

Accepted 769
Declined 824
Total Received 1,593

Admissions Factors

Very Important

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
academic GPA
interview
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

recommendation(s)
volunteer work
work experience

Considered

alumni/ae relation
talent/ability

Not Considered

first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 9
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Rock climbing, Soccer, Table tennis, Water polo

Intramural Sports Women

Rock climbing, Soccer, Table tennis, Water polo

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 2

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Applied Mathematics, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Christian Studies
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Comparative Literature
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
European Studies/Civilization
Finance, General
French Language and Literature
German Language and Literature
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
History, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Latin Language and Literature
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Music, General
Philosophy
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
Physics, General
Political Economy
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Religion/Religious Studies
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Sports Studies
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Programs Offered

  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

1,526

total students

31%

in-state

69%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

96%

1,468
students

Female
48%
711

Male
52%
757

4%

58
students

Female
28%
16

Male
72%
42

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

1,431
students

Female
49%
694

Male
51%
737

3%

37
students

Female
46%
17

Male
54%
20

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 96%
Student 4 year graduation rate 74%
Student 5 year graduation rate 11%
Student 6 year graduation rate 0%

Student Break-down

100%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown

23

Transfer students enrolled

2%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: April 1

Transfer difficulty

Most difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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