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College Profile




Hillsdale, MI

Type of College

Four-year, independent, classical liberal arts, coeducational, residential, nonsectarian Christian


Hillsdale College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604
Telephone: 800-621-7440
网站: www.hlcommission.org

Size of Campus

400 acres, 78 buildings


Twenty-one single-sex residence halls and seven 希腊 houses


1,573 total undergraduates, 50% male, 50% female, representing 49 states, D.C., and 12 foreign countries, 28% from Michigan, 72% from outside Michigan; 96% freshman retention; 105 graduate students

Academic Year

Two semesters, late August to mid-December and mid-January to mid-May

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of 艺术s, Bachelor of Science; MA in Classical Education—Graduate School of Education; MA and PhD in 政治—Van Andel Graduate School of Statesmanship; MA in Government—Van Andel Graduate School of Government


157 full-time instructional faculty, 90% with terminal degree in their discipline

Student-教师 Ratio


Average Class Size

14 students per 3-4 credit course

专业 Offered

Accounting, Applied Mathematics, 艺术, Biochemistry, 生物学, 化学, 经典, 经济学, 英语, Exercise Science, Financial Management, 法国, 德国, 希腊, 历史, 拉丁, 市场营销, Mathematics, 音乐, Philosophy, Philosophy and 宗教, Physical Education, 物理, 政治, Psychology, 宗教, Rhetoric and Media, 西班牙语, Sport Management, Sport Psychology, 剧院

艺术 历史, Classical Education, Computer Science, 跳舞, Early Childhood Education, Entrepreneurship, General Business, Graphic Design, Journalism, Military 历史 and Grand Strategy, and Military Leadership are offered as minors only.

Interdisciplinary 专业

American Studies, International Studies in Business and Foreign Language, Political Economy, Sociology and Social Thought

Pre-Professional Programs

Allied Health Sciences, Dental, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine

Off-Campus Study Programs

Washington-Hillsdale Internship Program in Washington, D.C.; Hillsdale College at the University of St. 安德鲁斯, Scotland; Hillsdale College in Seville, 阿利坎特, or Barcelona, Spain; Hillsdale College at the National University of Córdoba, Argentina; Hillsdale College at Sacred Heart University, 圣胡安, Puerto Rico; Hillsdale/Oxford program at Keble College, Oxford University; Hillsdale College at the Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, 德国y; Hillsdale College Summer School in Würzburg, 德国y; Hillsdale College at Regent’s College, 伦敦

Admissions Profile, Fall 2022

ACT Mid-Range 30-34
SAT Mid-Range 1370-1480
High School GPA Mid-Range 3.94-4.0
First Time / Transfer: 95% first time in college, 5% transfer students
Acceptance Rate: 20.58% of first-time, first-year applicants were admitted, 62.3% of first-time, first-year admitted applicants enrolled


NCAA Division II Affiliation; Member of GMAC (Great Midwest Athletic Conference)

Varsity Sports, Men

Baseball, Basketball, Cross-Country, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track

Varsity Sports, Women

Basketball, Cross-Country, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Volleyball

Popular Student Activities

Performing 艺术s, Student Publications, 希腊 Life, Spiritual Life, Student Leadership, Volunteerism, Political Organizations, Competitive Speaking

希腊 Life–Fraternities

Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Sigma Phi, Delta Tau Delta, Sigma Chi

希腊 Life–Sororities

Chi Omega, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Pi Beta Phi

Lecture Series/Outreach Programs

Center for Constructive Alternatives, National Leadership Seminars, 首先 monthly speech digest, Barney Charter School Initiative, 艾伦P. 科比,小. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship, and not-for-credit online learning

Unique Features

Hillsdale Academy (K-12 private school), Mary Proctor Randall Preschool, Slayton Arboretum, G.H. Gordon Biological Station, John Anthony Halter Shooting Sports Education Center, Edward Everett Prize in Oratory, Collegiate Scholars Program, 赫伯特·H. Dow II Chair and Program in American Journalism, independent operations from government subsidy or aid, Hillsdale presence in Washington, D.C.

Scholarship and Financial 援助 (2022-2023)

Merit-Based 援助: scholarships offered for achievement in academics, arts, athletics, leadership

Need-Based 援助: grants and loans offered

Total Institutional 礼物 援助: $35.3+ Million

Undergraduates Receiving 援助: 99%

Average Undergraduate 援助 Package: $22,437

Placement, Class of 2022

Employed, Continuing Education, Volunteering, Serving in the Military Within 6 Months: 99%

Continuing Education: 25%

Post-Hillsdale Destination Relates to Career Goals: 91%

Top 专业: 历史, 经济学, 英语, 政治, Financial Management

Graduate School Highlights: Arizona State University (Business, 金融, 法), Baylor University (历史), Boston College (Political Science), University of Chicago (法), College of William and Mary (法), Cornell University (Genetics, 基因组学, and Development), University of Dallas (American 政治 and Policy, 法), George Mason University (经济学, 法), Gonzaga University (法), Indiana University (International Affairs), Michigan State University (化学, Data Science, Osteopathic Medicine), University of Michigan (Law, Pharmacology), University of North Carolina (Applied and Computational Mathematics), University of Notre Dame (历史, Integrated Biomedical Sciences, 法), Oxford University (Applied Mathematics), Purdue University (Cellular and Molecular 生物学, Mathematics), Vanderbilt University (Nursing), University of Wisconsin—Madison (Veterinary Medicine)

Employment Highlights: Deloitte, Edward Jones, General Motors, Great Hearts Academies, U.S. House of Representatives, Intel, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Mackinac Center for Public Policy, New York Life Insurance and Investments, Republican Governors Association, 先锋