Hartwick Overnight Program (HOP)


The Hartwick Overnight Program (HOP) gets you involved on campus, exploring the real life of a Hartwick student. What will you discover about yourself?

For a true day in the life of a Hartwick student, explore our overnight program for accepted students in February and March. Stay overnight with a current student, attend classes the next day, eat in our dining hall, The Commons, and more!

All 2017 HOP dates are now full. Join us for Accepted Student Day or our Spring Open House!

Required Forms

Sample Hartwick Overnight Program Itinerary

Your first evening on campus:

4:30 and 5 p.m.

Check In:  
Receive class schedule & meal passes.   
Make sure all forms are received.
Eaton Lounge,
Bresee Hall
5 – 5:30 p.m. Meet Your host in person!
Drop your belongings off in your dorm room
Your residence hall
6 p.m. Dinner The Commons,
Dewar Union
After dinner Attend campus events, activities, club meetings, and meet current Hartwick students Campus-wide

Your second day on campus:

8:10 a.m. Breakfast The Commons,
Dewar Union
9:05 a.m. First Class Location announced at Check In
10:10 a.m. Second Class Location announced at Check In
11:30 a.m. Lunch
Meet your family in Eaton Lounge, Bresee Hall and then take them to lunch!
Celebration Room,
Shineman Chapel House
1 p.m.    Campus Tours, meet with coaches, Financial Aid, and/or Admissions Counselors (optional) Bresee Hall and various campus locations

Register here

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Required Forms

Follow the links below to access or download required HOP forms.
You must submit all forms prior to your HOP visit.

Online Registration

Arrival & Emergency Form

Consent Form
(PDF, requires Adobe Reader. Must be printed, signed, and submitted.)

Other Information

Important information and details about your HOP visit.

Please review these transportation, packing, rules, and scheduling details.

Bus schedule from New York City to Oneonta.

  • Be sure to confirm your travel plans with all transportation services to ensure the most up-to-date schedule.
  • Students traveling from New York City should plan to take the bus that departs at 12:30 p.m. and arrives in Oneonta at 5:35 p.m. The return bus to New York City leaves Oneonta the following day at 2:35 p.m. and arrives at 7:40 p.m.  For these busses, Hartwick will provide transportation to and from the Oneonta station.
  • Students traveling by bus from other location should discuss arrival and departure with their Admissions counselor.

Recommended places to eat, visit, and stay in Oneonta.

Check out some of the Admissions staff’s favorite local spots.

Contact Us

Should you have any questions about HOP or the admissions process at Hartwick, please reach out any time at 888-HARTWICK or admissions@hartwick.edu.

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