HWS at a Glance - 2018

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

Fall 2018 Data, as of October 15

Fall First Year Class

  • Applicants: 4526
  • Acceptance Rate: 56.9%
  • Yield: 23.7%
  • Matriculation: 611
  • Early Decision: 41.7%

Student Enrollments

  • Undergraduate, Full-time: 2208
  • Undergraduate, Part-time: 21
  • Graduate: 12
  • Grand total: 2241

Undergraduates by Gender

Gender

Headcount

Percent

Male

1083

48.6%

Female

1146

51.4%



Undergraduates by Race/Ethnicity

  • TOT--Degree and non-degree seeking

Race/Ethnicity

Headcount

Percent

Nonresident alien

133

6.0%

Hispanic/Latino

116

5.2%

American Indian

15

.7%

Asian

89

4.0%

Black or African American

143

6.4%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

2

 

White

1630

73.1%

Two or more races

0

0%

Unknown

101

4.6%

Total

2229

100%



Degrees Conferred (2017-2018)

Confer date thru 7/31/18


Degree

BA

BS

MAT

Hobart

205

35

0

William Smith

229

60

6

Total

434

95

6



Placement Rate (7-9 months out)


 

Classes of 2017

Total Placement Rate

90%

Graduate School

14%

Employment

74%



Most Popular Majors (2017-2018)


Major

Percent

Economics

13.2%

Political Science

8.5%

Media & Society

7.8%

Psychology

7.0%

Biology

6.8%



Study Off-Campus, Cohort of 2014

Number

Percent

283

61.8%



Retention (1st Year Persistence)

  • 2017 Cohort: 86.0%

Cohort Graduation Rate

  • Fall 2014, 4Y: 71.2%
  • Fall 2013, 5Y: 76.5%
  • Fall 2012, 6Y: 77.7%

Tuition and Fees (2018-2019)

  • Comprehensive Fee: $69,290
  • Tuition and Fees: $55,253
  • Room and Board: $14,035

Financial Aid Profile (2017-2018)

  • Undergraduate Receiving Aid: 93.5%
  • Undergraduate Receiving HWS Gift Aid: 90.3%
  • Undergraduate Receiving Pell Grant: 18.4%
  • Average Aid Package (Grants, Loans, Work Study): $39,420

Faculty

  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1

 

Headcount

Percent

Total Faculty

234

 

Male

121

51.7%

Female

113

48.3%

Minority

40

17.1%



Student Life

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

Endowment Fund (31-June-18)

  • Endowment market value, EOY: $232,058,732

Alumni (FY 17-18)

  • Alumni giving rate (% of solicited): 19.4%
  • Total voluntary support: $15,070,699


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Contact

Christian Calienes
Director of Institutional Research
Ph.D. The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (Earth and Environmental Sciences - Human Geography)
M.S. The Pennsylvania State University (Sociology and Demography)
B.A. Fairfield University (Sociology)

Phone: (315) 781-4085
Email: calienes@hws.edu

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