Phyllis Breland '80

Honoring One of Their Own

Classmates of Phyllis Breland ’80 have created a scholarship to support the student opportunity long championed by Hamilton's director of Opportunity Programs, who retired this spring.

Alexander Hamilton mosaic

The Best Education for the Best Students

Hamilton marks a decade of need-blind admission — a bold commitment to access and opportunity.

Root Hall

Hamilton & Fellow ATI Members Expand Student Access

Hamilton is a member of the American Talent Initiative, a national alliance of leading colleges and universities that released a new report this week showing the organization is on track to enroll 50,000 more lower-income students by 2025.

Because Hamilton Day 2019

Because Hamilton Goes Big

More than $1.5 million was raised Nov. 15 for financial aid, earning $1.5 million in matching funds.

Alumni Gym

Hamilton Annual Fund Exceeds Goal Again

The Hamilton Annual Fund again exceeded its fiscal year-end goal, reaching a total of $7.156 million to support College priorities that included student financial aid, digital learning and the academic program, career exploration, athletics, and extracurricular activities.

Laura Rivera '16

Hamilton’s Commitment to Financial Aid Empowered Me

Hamilton’s need-blind promise is one of the many factors that encouraged me to attend the College. And, Hamilton invests in its students holistically. The financial aid team at Hamilton works hard to ensure that all students’ needs are covered. That is because our needs extend beyond tuition, room, and board.

Kyra Richardson '21

Financial Aid Makes Hamilton Education Possible and Affordable

Kyra Richardson ’21 tells how Hamilton’s financial aid has enabled her to not only attend Hamilton but take advantage of all the College has to offer.

Jeff Little ’71, P’04

New $1.2 Million Endowed Scholarship Honors Four-Time Campaign Chair

On the eve of the public launch of Because Hamilton, Hamilton trustees and friends surprised long-time volunteer Jeff Little by announcing they had committed $1.2 million to create an endowed scholarship in his name.

Contact Information

Joe Medina

Associate Vice President for Advancement
315-859-4902 jmmedina@hamilton.edu