At Hamilton, students work closely with their faculty advisor to shape an individualized plan of study specific to their interests and goals. What's more, the College offers a robust network of academic and support resources to ensure that students succeed. From help developing a thesis statement for your first college paper, to advicefor  fine-tuning the résumé that will lead to your first job after graduation, Hamilton is committed to helping you reach your potential.

Learning Resource Centers

Nesbitt-Johnston Writing Center

Resources and individual writing conferences help students become better writers at every level and in every discipline

Oral Communication Center

One-on-one tutoring, group consultations, and seminars designed to sharpen oral communication skills across the curriculum; credit-bearing courses in applied communications

Language Center

Provides an integral component to language curricula through both direct technology driven academic course support and supplemental opportunities, including peer tutoring

Quantitative & Symbolic Reasoning Center

Offers both walk-in and appointment-based tutoring support for students in introductory-level courses containing a mathematics/quantitative component

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Personalized language instruction and academic tutoring for students whose first language is not English

Opportunity Programs

Resources about academic counseling, transition support and tutorials for students who present an alternate academic experience

Students seeking assistance within specific subject areas should contact Peer Education Coordinator, Benjamin Smith by email or call 315-859-4374.

Co-Curricular Centers

Levitt Public Affairs Center

A resource for students interested in developing the knowledge and skills needed to understand and address persistent social problems in innovative, effective and ethical ways

Wellin Museum of Art

A teaching space and creative laboratory where students are encouraged to ask questions, make connections between disciplines and develop visual literacy skills critical to life and learning

Digital Humanities initiative

A place where digital resources, methods and tools are used to promote humanities-based teaching, research and scholarship across the liberal arts

Days-Massolo Center

A central resource for exploring intersections between gender, race, culture, religion, sexuality, ability, socioeconomic class and other facets of human difference

Research and Technology Support

Library and Information Technology Services (LITS)

LITS offers a variety of services ranging from computing advice to personalized assistance with major research projects. Professional staff and peer tutors are readily available to provide guidance in using library resources, creating multimedia presentations and more.

Off-Campus Study

Off-Campus Study

Information about Hamilton programs in the Adirondacks, Boston, China, France, India, New York, Spain and Washington, D.C., plus other locations throughout the world

Student Access

Accessibility Services

Individualized accommodations and academic support through the Dean of Students Office for qualified students with disabilities

Planning for the Future

Horowitch Career and Life Outcomes Center

Guidance in developing skills in self-assessment, career exploration, résumé preparation, interviewing and uncovering job leads that empower students to manage their own careers after graduation

Health Professions Advising

Guidance and information for students interested in medicine, dentistry or other health professions


Postgraduate Fellowships

Information about funding for undergraduate and postgraduate study, travel, research and independent projects

Prelaw Advising

Guidance and information for students interested in pursuing careers in law