CLASSES OF 2022 PROFILE

graph of geographic distribution

What They're Saying

“As I enter Hobart and William Smith Colleges, I find myself eager to become a part of a community aspiring to exceed. I am excited to surround myself with a diverse group of individuals who will stretch my perspective on global issues and indulge in a wide range of studies which will help shape my future.” – Charlie Widing ‘22, an Environmental Studies Trustee Scholar and member of the Hobart soccer team from Brookline, Mass.

What I look forward to the most is meeting new people and my professors. I am excited to explore my passions deeper with the resources HWS provides. I love engaging with different cultures, so when I saw that HWS’ study abroad program is No. 1 in the country, that immediately sparked my interest.” – Jayla Blackmon ’22 of Bedford, Ohio

“I decided to come to HWS because I wanted to live in a place I could call home. I wanted a college that wouldn’t be easy but tough academically. I want class discussions with my professors and classmates to be challenging.” – Maya Striuli ’22 of Barrington, Rhode Island

“Visiting HWS changed my mindset and raised the bar for what I expected from a college. Hobart and William Smith Colleges stand as the doorway to the type of education experience I wanted to have.” – Morgan Willis ’22, a legacy student from Woodstock, Vermont

“I fell in love with HWS more each time I visited. I felt like people wanted me there as much as I wanted to be there and no other school could match that.” – Nate Jacon ’22 of Geneva, New York

STATISTICS

The Hobart and William Smith Classes of 2022 bring to campus an outstanding array of academic and personal accomplishments. Here’s a look at this talented cohort by the numbers.

Admissions Data


Total

Applications

4,533

Admitted

2,578

Enrolled

619

Early Decision

42%


Academic Data


High-School Rank

High School GPA

3.43

SAT Critical Reading

620-690

SAT Math

590-680

ACT Composite

28


Demographic Data


Public High School

63%

Private High School

37%



Multicultural Population

25%

Percent from Out of State

63%

Hobart population

47%

William Smith population

53%


Financial Data


Receiving financial aid

96%

Average aid package

$43,619

Total institutional grants/scholarships

$19.6 million

Percentage receiving Pell Grant

21%



 

 

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