HWS at a Glance - 2019

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

Fall 2019 Data, as of October 15

Fall First Year Class

  • Applicants: 3439
  • Acceptance Rate: 65.9%
  • Yield: 20.2%
  • Matriculation: 458
  • Early Decision: 41.5%

Student Enrollments

  • Undergraduate, Full-time: 2045
  • Undergraduate, Part-time: 16
  • Graduate: 9
  • Grand total: 2070

Undergraduates by Gender

Gender

Headcount

Percent

Male

985

47.8%

Female

1076

52.2%



Undergraduates by Race/Ethnicity

  • TOT--Degree and non-degree seeking

Race/Ethnicity

Headcount

Percent

Nonresident alien

112

5.4%

Hispanic/Latino

129

6.3%

American Indian

6

.3%

Asian

63

3.1%

Black or African American

119

5.8%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

1

 

White

1493

72.4%

Two or more races

45

2.2%

Unknown

93

4.5%

Total

2061

100%



Degrees Conferred (2018-2019)

Confer date thru 7/31/19


Degree

BA

BS

MAT

Hobart

197

40

0

William Smith

181

55

12

Total

378

95

12



Placement Rate (7-9 months out)


 

Classes of 2018

Total Placement Rate

NA

Graduate School

NA

Employment

NA



Most Popular Majors (2018-2019)


Major

Percent

Economics

12.1%

Media & Society

11.0%

Biology

9.1%

Political Science

7.0%

Psychology

6.1%



Study Off-Campus, Cohort of 2015

Number

Percent

250

58.7%



Retention (1st Year Persistence)

  • 2018 Cohort: 88.4%

Cohort Graduation Rate

  • Fall 2015, 4Y: 67.5%
  • Fall 2014, 5Y: 75.9%
  • Fall 2013, 6Y: 76.8%

Tuition and Fees (2019-2020)

  • Comprehensive Fee: $71,660
  • Tuition and Fees: $57,030
  • Room and Board: $14,570

Financial Aid Profile (2018-2019)

  • Undergraduate Receiving Aid: 86.5%
  • Undergraduate Receiving HWS Gift Aid: 85.0%
  • Undergraduate Receiving Pell Grant: 18.0%
  • Average Aid Package (Grants, Loans, Work Study): $40,099

Faculty

  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1

 

Headcount

Percent

Total Faculty

220

 

Male

113

51.4%

Female

107

48.6%

Minority

42

19.1%



Student Life

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

Endowment Fund (31-June-19)

  • Endowment market value, EOY: $226,094,148

Alumni (FY 18-19)

  • Alumni giving rate (% of solicited): 28.4%
  • Total voluntary support: $18,279,193


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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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