HWS at a Glance - 2013

This data is presented as a quick reference guide for commonly asked questions

Fall 2013 Data, as of October 15

Fall First Year Class

  • Applicants: 4380
  • Acceptance Rate: 50.0%
  • Yield: 29.1%
  • Matriculation: 638
  • Early Decision: 51.1%

Student Enrollments

  • Undergraduate, Full-time: 2324
  • Undergraduate, Part-time: 44
  • Graduate: 4
  • Grand total: 2372

Undergraduates by Gender

Gender

Headcount

Percent

Male

1089

46.0%

Female

1279

54.0%



Undergraduates by Race/Ethnicity

  • TOT--Degree and non-degree seeking

Race/Ethnicity

Headcount

Percent

Nonresident alien

123

5.2%

Hispanic/Latino

98

4.1%

American Indian

18

.8%

Asian

50

2.1%

Black or African American

96

4.1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0

0%

White

1601

67.6%

Two or more races

0

0%

Unknown

382

16.1%

Total

2368

100%



Degrees Conferred (2012-2013)

Confer date thru 10/29/13


Degree

BA

BS

MAT

Hobart

179

21

1

William Smith

239

40

8

Total

418

61

9



Placement Rate (7-9 months out)

Based on survey response rate of 27%.


 

Class of 2012

Total Placement Rate

94.9%

Graduate School

22.9%

Employment

72.0%



Most Popular Majors (US News 2011-2012)


Major

Percent

Economics

10%

Psychology

9%

Media & Society

7%

Biology

6%

Environmental Studies

5%



Study Off-Campus, Cohort of 2009

Number

Percent

250

60.2%



Retention (1st Year Persistence)

  • 2012 Cohort: 88.2%

Cohort Graduation Rate

  • Fall 2009, 4Y: 75.6%
  • Fall 2008, 5Y: 78.2%
  • Fall 2007, 6Y: 78.7%

Tuition and Fees (2013-2014)

  • Comprehensive Fee: $57,850
  • Tuition and Fees: $46,165
  • Room and Board: $11,685

Financial Aid Profile (2013-2014)

  • Undergraduate Receiving Aid: 86.9%
  • Undergraduate Receiving HWS Gift Aid: 82%
  • Undergraduate Receiving Pell Grant: 16.7%
  • Average Aid Package (Grants, Loans, Work Study): $35,003

Faculty

  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

 

Headcount

Percent

Total Faculty

238

 

Male

129

54.2%

Female

109

45.8%

Minority

41

17.2%



Student Life

  • Living on Campus: 90%
  • Involved in Intercollegiate athletics: 30%
  • # of clubs and organizations: 95

Endowment Fund (30-Jun-13)

  • Endowment market value, EOY: $181,787,616

Alumni (FY 12-13)

  • Alumni giving rate (% of solicited): 28.8%
  • Total voluntary support: $10,208,376


Contact

Don W. Emmons
Associate Dean
Institutional Research and Planning
Phone: (315) 781-3559
Email: emmons@hws.edu

Ron Gerrard PHD
Institutional Research Officer
Psychology
Phone: (315) 781-3448
Email: gerrard@hws.edu

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Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 781-3000

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