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  • Celebrate With Us

    Join us on campus in April for special accepted student programming on Mondays and Fridays.

    Hamilton College Chapel
  • Hang Out With Us

    Meet members of the Hamilton community and ask your questions about life at Hamilton.

    10% Off at the Bookstore

    Get yourself some Hamilton swag from our bookstore (and use HELLO23 for a special 10% discount).

  • Engage With Us

    Participate in a campus visit and tour, or see us at one of our virtual visit options.

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Hamilton Hangouts

With topics ranging from a glimpse inside the classroom to exploring campus living options, these virtual events will introduce you to Hamilton community members and fellow classmates in the Class of 2027. Full schedule is below, all times listed are EDT:

International Student Welcome

Thursday, March 30, 8 a.m.
Meet members of Hamilton’s international community and learn about resources on campus.

Explore January Admission

Thursday, March 30, 7 p.m.
Meet with Hamilton "Jans" to learn about their experience.

Regional Meetup

Tuesday, April 4, 7 p.m. 
Class of 2027 admits from across the country are invited to a special Hangout to chat with currently enrolled students from their home regions.

Major Meetup
Wednesday, April 5, 7 p.m.
Want to explore possible majors and areas of study at Hamilton? Participate in this Major Meetup, where you’ll be able to hear from faculty and students in an academic area that you’re curious about. We’ll have breakout rooms organized by discipline.

Our Diverse and Inclusive Community
Thursday, April 6, 7 p.m.
Hamilton community members will talk about our campus commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Fall Options for January Admits
Tuesday, April 11, 7 p.m.
Explore our partner programs and other resources for fall semester study or experiential opportunities.

Campus Crawl: Residence Halls and Dining Options
Thursday, April 13, 7 p.m.
Where will you be living next year? Join campus tour guides and Residential Life staff for a look at housing and dining options and a Q&A about living on campus.

Student Research
Wednesday, April 20, 7 p.m.
In this session, you'll learn about a few of the ways Hamilton students have participated in experiential learning and hands-on collaborative research.

Young Alumni Careers Panel
Thursday, April 27, 7 p.m.

In this session, you’ll meet a Career Center advisor and several recent alumni to hear about the Hamilton alumni network and explore how you will find your future at Hamilton.

Congrats from College Hill
Hamilton's senior fellows welcome the Class of 2027 to the 'Hamily!'
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What’s Next?

Ultimately, we hope you decide to attend Hamilton because we believe you will thrive here on College Hill. To accept our offer of admission, log in to the Applicant Portal and follow the instructions. Once you’ve made your college choice, please notify us of your decision by May 1.

Preview Orientation & First-Year Programs

Orientation gives new students the opportunity to make connections early and in a small-group setting that is student-led, so they’ve got peers who can tell them what the campus culture is really like.”

Advisors & Resources

We invest in your success even before you arrive on campus by providing you with a faculty advisor, a career advisor, and an ALEX advisor. ALEX (Advise, Learn, EXperience) is Hamilton’s coordinated network of on-campus academic centers, resources, and advisors that work together to ensure you have access to every opportunity that will help you thrive at Hamilton.

Gabriel Bit-Babik ’25 and ALEX advisor Kevin Alexander ’13

ALEX Advisors

Every new student is assigned an ALEX advisor. They will help you get the most out of Hamilton by connecting you with the many centers, resources, and people here to support you at every point during your time on College Hill.

Wellin Museum

First-Year Experience (FYE) Program

The FYE Program aims to create spaces and opportunities for new students to connect with the campus, explore new interests, and engage with a variety of people and ideas.

Digital Swag

Take your pick of Hamilton GIFs, phone wallpapers, and Zoom backgrounds to share your good news about joining the Class of 2027 — and come back to change them up as often as you would like!


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