Hamilton is committed to the intellectual and personal development of students. We nourish a love of learning, a creative spirit and an informed and responsible engagement with our ever-changing world.
Hamilton has a national reputation for teaching students to communicate clearly, because our faculty believe writing well and speaking well are evidence of one’s ability to think well.
Hamilton offers scores of opportunities for students to conduct research, experiment and apply what they learn.
With 1,850 students and hundreds of clubs and organizations, there’s always something to do and someone who'll share your interests.
After four years on College Hill, you’ll be well prepared to enter the workforce or pursue a graduate degree.
Hamilton is located in
Clinton, New York, near Utica, Syracuse, Albany and
the Adirondack Mountains.
Target class size;
1,850 is our target enrollment.
Amount of financial aid provided to meet a student's demonstrated need
We're proud of our namesake, Alexander Hamilton, first secretary of the U.S. treasury.
National scholarships and research fellowships won by Hamilton students in 2016
Hamilton's selectivity/acceptance rate
Number of majors and areas of study, respectively
Hamilton students who study abroad or in a domestic study-away program.
Within one year of graduation, 95% of alumni, on average, are in a job, graduate school, internship or pursuing a fellowship.