HWS at a Glance - 2014

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

Fall 2014 Data, as of October 15

Fall First Year Class

  • Applicants: 5093
  • Acceptance Rate: 49.6%
  • Yield: 25.4%
  • Matriculation: 643
  • Early Decision: 46.5%

Student Enrollments

  • Undergraduate, Full-time: 2362
  • Undergraduate, Part-time: 59
  • Graduate: 4
  • Grand total: 2425

Undergraduates by Gender

Gender

Headcount

Percent

Male

1158

47.8%

Female

1263

52.2%



Undergraduates by Race/Ethnicity

  • TOT--Degree and non-degree seeking

Race/Ethnicity

Headcount

Percent

Nonresident alien

139

5.8%

Hispanic/Latino

145

6.0%

American Indian

14

.6%

Asian

76

3.2%

Black or African American

108

4.4%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

2

0%

White

1635

67.6%

Two or more races

0

0%

Unknown

243

16.1%

Total

2362

100%



Degrees Conferred (2013-2014)

Confer date thru 10/29/14


Degree

BA

BS

MAT

Hobart

171

33

0

William Smith

246

34

4

Total

417

67

4



Placement Rate (7-9 months out)

 


 

Class of 2013

Total Placement Rate

80.2%

Graduate School

15.4%

Employment

64.7%



Most Popular Majors (US News 2012-2013)


Major

Percent

Economics

12%

English

10%

Media & Society

9%

Psychology

8%

Biology

7%



Study Off-Campus, Cohort of 2010

Number

Percent

241

60.0%



Retention (1st Year Persistence)

  • 2013 Cohort: 88.0%

Cohort Graduation Rate

  • Fall 2010, 4Y: 72.2%
  • Fall 2009, 5Y: 80.3%
  • Fall 2008, 6Y: 78.7%

Tuition and Fees (2014-2015)

  • Comprehensive Fee: $60,034
  • Tuition and Fees: $47,908
  • Room and Board: $12,126

Financial Aid Profile (2014-2015)

  • Undergraduate Receiving Aid: 88.0%
  • Undergraduate Receiving HWS Gift Aid: 84.0%
  • Undergraduate Receiving Pell Grant: 15.4%
  • Average Aid Package (Grants, Loans, Work Study): $35,817

Faculty

  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

 

Headcount

Percent

Total Faculty

234

 

Male

122

52.1%

Female

112

47.9%

Minority

40

17.1%



Student Life

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

Endowment Fund (30-Jun-14)

  • Endowment market value, EOY: $202,413,144

Alumni (FY 13-14)

  • Alumni giving rate (% of solicited): 27.1%
  • Total voluntary support: $20,998,844


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At a Glance - 2013


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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