HWS Study Abroad Again Ranks No. 1

Abroad_EcuadorFor the second year in a row, the Princeton Review has named Hobart and William Smith Colleges the top study abroad program in the country. The 2019 edition of “The…
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Faculty Excellence Ranked 7th in Nation

Makker_USNewsIn the 2019 edition of Princeton Review’s “The Best 384 Colleges,” Hobart and William Smith Colleges are ranked seventh in the nation for best student-rated professors, climbing from 18th on…
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Hobart and William Smith Welcome New Deans

New_Deans_1The dean’s offices of Hobart College and William Smith College welcome four new administrators who will offer academic guidance, mentorship and support for HWS students. In the William Smith Dean’s…
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Renovated FGI Center Opens Following Design Challenge

FGI Renovations 1This spring, the HWS First Generation Initiative (FGI) announced its Design Challenge to reimagine the FGI Center on the ground floor of Sherrill Hall. Open to all HWS first-generation students,…
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Statesmen Soccer in Portugal

HobartSoccerThe Hobart College soccer team departed on a 10-day tour of Portugal on Saturday, Aug. 4. In addition to sightseeing, the Statesmen will conduct youth soccer clinics, play four friendlies against…
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The Office of Student Activities is your one-stop shop for getting involved at HWS! We work hard to provide a calendar full of exciting programs and events for the entire campus.

What We Do:

Plan and Support Campus-Wide Events!

Whether it’s the Caribbean Student Association's annual Masquerade Ball, or Homecoming and Family Weekend’s Quad-a-Palooza and CABaret, there is always something fun going on around campus! Learn more about all our programs here!

Student Clubs and Organizations

Student Activities is home to more than 90 organizations, there’s literally something for everyone! On the rare occasion that you can’t find a club that’s perfect for you, we are more than willing to help you start your own.

Student Organizations are a vital part of the HWS student learning experience. Members learn critical leadership, inter-personal and cultural competency skills that augment the academic mission of the Colleges.

Start a New Club or Student Organization

Student Organization and Club Manual

HWS Engage Manual for Clubs & Student Organizations

Staff Mentor Expectations





Office of Student Activities
Scandling Center
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Phone: (315) 781-3513
Fax: (315) 781-3511

HWS Engage

Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.