Office of Admissions
Phone: (315) 781-3622 or (800) 852-2256
Fax: (315) 781-3914

HWS offers several ways to submit your enrollment down payment. Incoming first-year and transfer students should submit $500 in one of the following ways:

Online Payment

Credit Card and ACH payment (online payment from checking or savings account) through our online payment site.
NOTE: Enrollment Down Payments are for New Students Only.

Pay Online

Check, Cash or Money Order

Check (personal or bank), cash, or money order can be mailed to the following address:

Office of Admissions
629 S Main St.
Geneva NY, 14456

Checks should be made payable to Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Student name and ID number should be written in the memo.

Wire transfer

You may pay your enrollment down payment by online wire transfer via

You may pay your enrollment down payment by bank to bank wire transfer if you wish.

Our Bank Information:

JP Morgan Chase Bank
1 Chase Plaza
New York, New York 10004

USA Fedwire Routing No. (ABA): 021000021

Chips Participant No.: 0002

SWIFT BIC CODE: CHASUS33 (for wires originating outside the USA)

For further credit to the account of Hobart and William Smith Colleges: 816381214

Please also include the student identification number or name of the student when sending funds by wire. The student ID number is listed on the enrollment form provided with your admissions decision letter. If you need to request your student ID, please contact the Admissions Office at (800) 852-2256.

If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at (800) 852-2256 or The enrollment down payment will be posted to the student's upcoming first term, and is applied as a payment to their first semester bill. Please note that should a student decide not to matriculate into the Colleges, the enrollment down payment is forfeited.