• Yager Hall, Hartwick College
  • Hartwick students walking outside of the Johnstone Science Center
  • Hartwick geology students conducting field survey
  • Dewar Union, Hartwick College

Requirements & Credits

All international applicants are required to submit the following:

  • A signed and completed Hartwick College application or Common Application.
  • Affidavit of Financial Support (i.e., bank statement, proof of sponsorship and/or overall financial affordability).
  • Original certificates or certified copies of academic records from your secondary school and any colleges or universities you have attended.
    - It is strongly recommended that you have your high school transcript evaluated by World Education Services (WES) or certified in English. 
  • TOEFL, SAT I, or IELTS scores (see below).

TOEFL, Language Proficiency, & SAT I
International students are asked to submit official test scores. If English is your first language, we require SAT I or ACT exam scores. If English is not your first language, we require the TOEFL or IELTS.

TOEFL
Internet-based: 80
Computer-based: 213
Paper-based: 550
IELTS: 5.5
SAT
Critical reading: 420
ACT: 21 

Interviewing & Visiting Campus
If you would like, you can schedule a telephone interview or campus visit by emailing Pam Hilton, hiltonp@hartwick.edu

Advanced Credit
Hartwick College recognizes the International Baccalaureate Diploma for purposes of admission. Course credit will be granted for higher-level subjects with grades of 4 or better. Standard-level subjects will be evaluated on an individual basis. A-levels also are considered for Hartwick College credit. Other coursework will be evaluated on an individual basis. Provide official scores to the Admissions Office to have evaluated for credit.

*View our complete IB policy.

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