198 College Hill Rd

Clinton, NY 13323

Hamilton College is a private, liberal arts college in New York State that features a need-blind admission policy and an open curriculum.

Applications Accepted:Common App, Coalition App, Questbridge

Do you require test scores for the Class of 2022? No, we are test optional

Admissions policies for Undocumented and DACA Students: Hamilton College will give full consideration to all undocumented students, and has a formal relationship with Golden Door Scholars, which works with students who have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) status.

Forms Required: FAFSA, CSS Profile

Do you meet full need? Yes

Hamilton College is one of few schools in the entire country to meet 100% of demonstrated need AND have a need-blind policy in the admissions process.

Student Experience

Average Class Size: 15-20 students in a classroom

Retention Rate (percentage of students who return for year two): 94%

6-Year Graduation Rate: 94%

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Student Population

2,000 Undergraduate Students

27% U.S. students of color

6% international students