Prospective Students

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Everything you need to start your Hartwick journey!

Wright Stadium and football practice at sunset.A Hartwick education wil change your life. By combining a liberal arts education with get-your-hands-dirty experiences on campus and across the world, our faculty will change what you know, and the way you think.

At Hartwick, we're serious about making sure a great education is affordble. Academic scholarships range from $20,000 to $92,000 over four years of study, and Ad Altiora Achievement Awards for what you accomplish outside the classroom are $4,000 to $16,000 over four years for those who qualify. Admitted students are eligible to receive both - together, they add up to a maximum of $108,000 over four years of study at Hartwick. Plus, our innovative Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program means motivated students can save time and money without sacrificing the college experience.

Hartwick students in the lab. Step 1:
Visit Hartwick this Summer.
You've got to see Hartwick to believe it. Whether you join us for one of our informative Open House programs or schedule a visit on your own, be sure you set aside a day this summer to get to know Hartwick for yourself. Our people, places, and views are sure to inspire. Plan your visit today!

A Hartwick College Open House event.

Step 2:
Apply for admission this fall.
Use the Hartwick Priority Application, The Common Application, or the Universal College Application. Hartwick is SAT Optional, so let us know if we should use your test scores to determine your scholarship.

Hartwick students study abroad. Step 3:
Apply for scholarships and financial aid.
After January 1, 2015, visit to complete your application. Be sure to list Hartwick College as one of the schools to receive the results. Our school code is 002729.

Questions? Contact us!
If you have any questions about Hartwick or the application process, get in touch by calling 888-HARTWICK or emailing

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