Get the Facts
There are thousands of reasons to take a closer look at Hartwick. Tops on our list: Reputation, Value, Choice, Travel, Practice, Focus, View, Energy, Spirit, and Future. We encourage you to get the facts about us, visit, and see for yourself...
Reputation ... Hartwick is among the top liberal arts colleges in the country, says U.S. News & World Report, Fiske Guide to Colleges, Forbes, Washington Monthly, and The Princeton Review, among others. They all put us on their annual "best colleges" lists.
Value ... is return on investment. Hartwick is among the Top 100 Liberal Arts Colleges in payscale.com's 2011 national College Salary Report. That means our graduates are valuable. In fact, the median starting salary for Hartwick grads ranks 50th in the country among liberal arts colleges.
Choice ... Find your fit! Hartwick offers scores of majors, minors, and other programs - lots of options to find your perfect place.
Travel ... Learning on six continents is within your reach. Hartwick is consistently ranked a Top 10 College for study abroad in the Open Doors Report on International Education Exchange - 60% of our students do so, many of them on scholarship.
Practice ... makes perfect. Hartwick students gain a leg up in the job market through our innovative intern and shadowing programs. Each year, we also give students the chance to witness future careers with MetroLink, an alumni-based job shadowing program in Boston, New York, and other cities.
Focus ... Hartwick's 11:1 student-faculty ratio means you'll learn by working closely with your professors. Also consider our innovative Three-year Bachelor's Degree Program. It's caught the attention of students, educators, and the media nationwide, including The Washington Post, The New York Times, and CNN.
View ... Take in our expansive view of the Catskill Mountains and Susquehanna River Valley from Oyaron Hill, or head to our Pine Lake Environmental Campus, where students live and learn in a natural classroom.
Energy ... There are countless ways to get involved - clubs, events, activities and more. At Hartwick, you'll never be bored.
Spirit ... Go, Hawks! Cheer for our 17 multi-divisional athletics teams, including NCAA Division I men's soccer and women's water polo. Or put on a jersey and show your hustle - more than a third of our students do.
Future ... Hartwick graduates have a 93% acceptance rate to law school and more than twice the national average are accepted to medical school. They go on to top grad schools and successful, rewarding careers as doctors, nurses, attorneys, research scientisits, entrepreneurs, bankers, diplomats, educators ...