About Hope College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Hope College cost?

Hope College Cost of Attendance
In-state $31,560
Out-of-state $31,560
On-Campus Room and Board $9,690
Off-Campus Room and Board $2,740
Average Annual Cost $27,734
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Hope College Financial Aid and Debt

82%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$277

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 93% $13,860
Federal Grants 17% $4,625
Pell grants 17% $3,961
Other federal grants 17% $490
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 34% $1,796
Institutional grants or scholarships 91% $13,168
Student loan aid 55% $7,751
Federal student loans 54% $6,838
Other student loans 7% $14,943

Hope College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

Over 500,000 high school students are earning no-essay college scholarships for their grades, activities, and other achievements.

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 234 Up to $1,000
Play a sport 127 Up to $600
Have work experience 106 Up to $4,000
Attend a summer program 108 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 241 Up to $6,000
Do community service 236 Up to $75
Have perfect attendance for a year 178 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Hope College Admissions

What is Hope College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 84%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 14% of applicants
SAT Reading 490-640
SAT Math 510-630
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 93% of applicants
Composite Score 23-29

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Hope College Campus Life

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

155

Forbes Ranking

68%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

79%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3601
Living on campus
Transfer Students 17%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Men
40%
Women
60%

Student Diversity

33%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
81.28%
Hispanic or Latino
7.58%
Unknown
6.78%
Black or African American
2.53%
Asian
1.78%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.06%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%

Hope College Graduation Success

88%

First Year Student Retention

68%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$42,900

Average Salary After Graduation

About Hope College

Address

100 E. 8th Street, Suite 260
Holland, MI

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify