What Makes Us Special

About Hofstra University

Hofstra University is a dynamic private institution that is nationally and internationally ranked and recognized for academic excellence. Students choose from approximately 165 undergraduate and 175 graduate programs of study in the liberal arts and sciences, business, engineering and applied science, communication, education, health professions and human services, honors studies, law, medicine, nursing, and physician assistant studies. Our student-to-faculty ratio is 13-1, and our average undergraduate class size is just 21.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing580-660

* Hofstra is test optional, standardized test scores are not required for most programs.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.67

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 55%
Men 45%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 83%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 13:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 92%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 708 730 72 2 1512

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