Pursuing Truth and Defending Liberty Since 1844
The founders of Hillsdale College set out to provide “a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” combined with “such moral and social instruction [that] will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.”
Through our rigorous core curriculum, you’ll study the great ideas and thinkers that have defined Western Civilization from ancient times to the present. You’ll strengthen your faith as you engage in respectful dialogue with students of other faith traditions and participate in student-led religious services and activities. You’ll shape your character through our vast array of student life organizations and community volunteer opportunities. You’ll find that the education you receive at Hillsdale gives you the freedom to pursue a multitude of paths after graduation. Hillsdale equips you not only to lead but to live a good life in your home, in your workplace, and in your community.
Plan your visit
Visiting Hillsdale College is the best way to experience the many unique elements of our undergraduate community. Schedule a campus visit online at hillsdale.edu/visit.