Hartwick's Yager Hall

Hartwick Plans August 4 Open House for Prospective Students

June 21, 2012

Hartwick College will host an Open House program on Saturday, August 4, for all those who are interested in becoming part of the Hartwick College student community. Attendees are asked to use this convienient online form to register.

The Open House will provide opportunities to learn more about Hartwick's 425-acre campus, 31 academic majors, and extracurricular offerings; meet with Hartwick faculty and students in their prospective major; tour Hartwick's campus; discover the College's innovative Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and study-abroad opportunities, and much more.

The event will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. in Stevens-German Library, Yager Hall. The morning registration will consist of early morning tours, a presentation on Hartwick's innovative Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program, and the opportunity to talk with faculty and staff. Light refreshments will be served.

A welcome will begin at 10:10 a.m., followed by an admissions and financial aid presentation, and a presentation about the new first-year experience.

The day will conclude with tours of campus and opportunities to talk with admissions counselors. Students will be able to learn of a decision on admission and merit scholarship amount on August 4, as well.  Students need to complete our online application or print a copy and bring a final end-of-year junior transcript. Please note, these decisions are not binding agreements.

Families also will have the opportunity to venture out to Hartwick's Pine Lake Environmental Campus and Hunter's Rein Equestrian Facility.

To sign up for the August 4 Open House, please click here.

For more information, contact the Office of Admissions at 888-HARTWICK (888-427-8942) or

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable

Contact: Christopher Lott
Phone: 607-431-4030