HWS at a Glance - 2017

This data is presented as a quick reference guide for commonly asked questions

Fall 2017 Data, as of October 15

Fall First Year Class

  • Applicants: 4435
  • Acceptance Rate: 63.9%
  • Yield: 22.5%
  • Matriculation: 634
  • Early Decision: 45.6%

Student Enrollments

  • Undergraduate, Full-time: 2220
  • Undergraduate, Part-time: 17
  • Graduate: 7
  • Grand total: 2244

Undergraduates by Gender

Gender

Headcount

Percent

Male

1101

49.1%

Female

1143

50.9%



Undergraduates by Race/Ethnicity

  • TOT--Degree and non-degree seeking

Race/Ethnicity

Headcount

Percent

Nonresident alien

139

6.1%

Hispanic/Latino

106

4.6%

American Indian

10

.3%

Asian

77

3.3%

Black or African American

134

6.8%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

1

 

White

1662

74.2%

Two or more races

0

0%

Unknown

107

4.7%

Total

2237

100%



Degrees Conferred (2016-2017)

Confer date thru 7/31/17


Degree

BA

BS

MAT

Hobart

214

33

0

William Smith

241

42

8

Total

455

75

8



Placement Rate (7-9 months out)


 

Classes of 2016

Total Placement Rate

91%

Graduate School

15%

Employment

73%



Most Popular Majors (2016-2017)


Major

Percent

Economics

12.3%

Media & Society

8.9%

Psychology

7.7%

Biology

6.8%

Political Science

6.8%



Study Off-Campus, Cohort of 2013

Number

Percent

286

61.4%



Retention (1st Year Persistence)

  • 2016 Cohort: 85.9%

Cohort Graduation Rate

  • Fall 2013, 4Y: 72.9%
  • Fall 2012, 5Y: 78.7%
  • Fall 2011, 6Y: 80.8%

Tuition and Fees (2017-2018)

  • Comprehensive Fee: $67,050
  • Tuition and Fees: $53,525
  • Room and Board: $13,525

Financial Aid Profile (2016-2017)

  • Undergraduate Receiving Aid: 92.0%
  • Undergraduate Receiving HWS Gift Aid: 87.0%
  • Undergraduate Receiving Pell Grant: 17.0%
  • Average Aid Package (Grants, Loans, Work Study): $36,758

Faculty

  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1

 

Headcount

Percent

Total Faculty

244

 

Male

124

50.8%

Female

120

49.2%

Minority

43

17.6%



Student Life

  • Living on Campus: 90%
  • Involved in Intercollegiate athletics: 30%
  • # of clubs and organizations: 95

Endowment Fund (31-June-17)

  • Endowment market value, EOY: $202,048,718

Alumni (FY 15-16)

  • Alumni giving rate (% of solicited): 22.8%
  • Total voluntary support: $17,239,179


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Contact

Don W. Emmons
Associate Dean
Institutional Research and Planning
Phone: (315) 781-3559
Email: emmons@hws.edu

Ron Gerrard PHD
Institutional Research Officer
Psychology
Phone: (315) 781-3448
Email: gerrard@hws.edu

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