How much does Hofstra University cost?

Hofstra University Cost of Attendance
In-state $47,510
Out-of-state $47,510
On-Campus Room and Board $15,700
Off-Campus Room and Board $17,830
Average Annual Cost $32,975
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $27,616
$30,000-$48,000 $30,662
$48,000-$75,000 $32,962
$75,000-$110,000 $34,800
Over $110,000 $35,037

Hofstra University Financial Aid and Debt

72%

Students paying down their debt

$23,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$243

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 97% $24,699
Federal Grants 23% $5,611
Pell grants 23% $4,726
Other federal grants 13% $1,406
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 17% $3,099
Institutional grants or scholarships 97% $25,492
Student loan aid 51% $11,223
Federal student loans 49% $6,461
Other student loans 13% $24,241

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 275 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 288 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 198 Up to $2,100
Attend a summer program 130 Up to $4,500
Play a sport 140 Up to $1,500
Have work experience 198 Up to $12,000
Do community service 278 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 276 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 185 Up to $5,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Hofstra University Admissions

What is Hofstra University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 68%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 69% of applicants
SAT Reading 580-660
SAT Math 580-680
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 21% of applicants
Composite Score 25-30

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Hofstra University Campus Life

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

323

Forbes Ranking

55%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

65%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 6861
Living on campus
Transfer Students 4%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
55%
Men
45%

Student Diversity

66%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
55.44%
Hispanic or Latino
12.84%
Unknown
11.97%
Asian
10.38%
Black or African American
8.42%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.51%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.44%

Hofstra University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

55%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$52,400

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Hofstra University

Address

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Doctoral/Research Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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