Heidi Wong ’20, an artist and poet with 100,000+ Instagram followers, finds professors who encourage and challenge her.
Some 180 creativity-craving students, from neuroscience to German majors, host shows on Hamilton’s eclectic radio station.
Always seeking answers, Kalvin Nash ’18 finds an intellectual home in the lab with Professor Adam Van Wynsberghe.
At Hamilton, study what interests you, be accepted for who you are, and prepare to be the person you were meant to become.
Majors and areas of study, respectively
Number of student clubs and organizations
Hamilton was chartered in 1812 and named for Alexander Hamilton, first secretary of the U.S. treasury.
About two-thirds of Hamilton students study away, whether abroad or domestically, in more than 100 programs.
Full-time faculty members; 96% hold the highest degree in their field.
Approximate student enrollment.
Alumni loyalty, among U.S. colleges and universities, as determined by the percent of alumni donors
Hamilton has 26 residential options from small houses to large residence halls, offering singles, doubles, triples, quads, apartments and suites.
Applications received for the Class of 2021
Students in a job, graduate school, internship or pursuing a fellowship within a year of graduation.
Hamilton's selectivity/acceptance rate
Seniors who graduate having completed at least two internships
If you can't get to our beautiful campus (or even if you can and can't get enough!), here is the next best thing.
Hamilton College and the village of Clinton joined together on Feb. 9 through 11 to celebrate 100 years of hockey. Albert Prettyman was the Hamilton athletic director who iced over a tennis court in Clinton to introduce the first ever hockey game in our area in February 1918. The community thanked Prettyman with the weekend-long event.