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Here, we’re committed to fostering an environment of thoughtful exchange and creating a space that’s safe, welcoming, and open.

The Hartwick student experience

Spending time in Oneonta is part of the Hartwick student experience. Learn about where you can live, what you can get involved with, and where you can start to explore as a Hartwick Student. 

Live on campus

On a vibrant campus built for connection, you’ll find your people, your place, and your path.

Get Involved

Join one of more than 60 clubs and organizations, compete in varsity athletics, or play intramural sports.

Explore the Home of Hartwick

A thriving small city at the edge of the Catskill Mountains, there’s always something to do or see in the college town of Oneonta.

What's New— Hartwick Stories

Baker-Simpson Entrepreneurship Program is Back

The Baker-Simpson Entrepreneurial Leadership Program will once again take place after a three-year hiatus.
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J Term in Full Swing: Notes from Abroad

Highlights from our J Term programs, taught by Hartwick faculty abroad.
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FLIGHTPATH CLASS A WAY TO GIVE BACK FOR SWARTWOOD ’24

For Kara Swartwood ’24, being a teaching assistant (TA) in Professor Jim Buthman’s FlightPath class “Public Policy for a Changing US” was a way to honor the student who inspired her.
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Save the Date: The 2023 Leslie G. Rude Memorial Lecture

Professor Zoe Oxley, professor of political science at Union College, will present “This One’s for the Boys: How Gendered Political Socialization Limits Girls’ Political Ambition and Interest.”
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Happening on The Hill

FlightPath: Our Approach

Our future-focused approach to education that is designed just for you. A personalized experience with everything you need, you’ll be ready to soar.

Chemistry professor with student looking at water samples for analysis

Breakthroughs & Rankings

See why Hartwick is being recognized by ranking agencies for everything from the value of this experience, to student’s social mobility following graduation.

Financial Aid

We’re dedicated to making the financial aid process simple, and a Hartwick education affordable for every student.

Hear from current Hawks

Sofia Escobar

"I know deep in my heart that Hartwick is where I belong. All of the tools I will need for my future career are here in front of me; I just have to run with what I have been given."

Sofia Escobar ’24

Creative writing major and contributing writer for The Wick magazine from Long Island, NY.

Noah Hurt

"When I came for my football visit, the view out over Frisbee Field just spoke to me. I knew this was the place for me."

Noah Hurt ’24

Criminal justice major from West Hartford, CT

"I like that we have people here who can help us with making goals for ourselves and learning more about what the future has to offer. I’m excited for new experiences and meeting new people."

Francis McCorgray ’24

First-Year Student from San Francisco, CA

Stephanie Sacco

"At times I ask myself, ‘Can I do this?’ The answer is always, ‘Yes, I can.’ That’s because of what I built through all my experiences at Hartwick."

Stephanie Sacco '18

Air Force Proposal Manager Lead at Sikorsky Aircraft, a division of Lockheed Martin.

The world needs nurses more than ever.

At Hartwick, every accepted nursing student is guaranteed a minimum of $140,000 towards their tuition. By investing in you, we’re helping answer today’s crucial need for outstanding nurses.

Be a Student and Athlete

When you’re a Hawk, you’ll find the structure and the support you need to be a successful student and athlete.

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