Kyandreia Jones '19, who recently had her first book published, says Hamilton expanded and strengthened her writing skills.
Jack Wright '19 helps run a food-salvage program that feeds the needy and fuels his interest in sustainability.
Anthony Reyes ’20, a music and computer science major, captures Hamilton’s music-making culture.
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
Average financial aid award (including scholarship, student loan, work-study)
Hamilton was chartered in 1812 and named for Alexander Hamilton, first secretary of the U.S. treasury.
65% of Hamilton students study away, whether abroad or domestically, in more than 100 programs.
Full-time faculty members; 97% hold the highest degree in their field.
Approximate on-campus enrollment. (additional 150 studying off campus)
Alumni loyalty, among U.S. colleges and universities, as determined by the percent of alumni donors
Hamilton has 25 residential options from small houses to large residence halls, offering singles, doubles, triples, quads, apartments and suites.
Applications received for the Class of 2022
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
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