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Hartwick College is among the most affordable top tier colleges on the East Coast.

$20K average annual cost. Maximize your scholarship by applying early.

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Visit Us

Spring is a great time to visit Hartwick! Oneonta was named a 2024 “50 Best places to live in the U.S.” by



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The average annual mid-career pay for Hartwick graduates is $120K.

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Almost 80% of students complete an internship.

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Career Coaching

100% of students are assigned a career coach.

Find Your Path

Here, you’ll find your way with a whole team of people and peers who care about your success.

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Majors and Minors

Look through all of the majors and minors offered at Hartwick, and start planning your FlightPath today.

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Your FlightPath helps you discover your strengths, define and refine your path, and prepare for your future.

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Come Visit

See what life at Hartwick looks like and schedule your in-person or virtual visit today.

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Learn Why You Belong

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. 

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Live on campus

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

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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.

Together, We Soar

Invest in our students; Invest in Hartwick.

Hartwick’s goal is not to simply evolve with the higher education landscape.

It’s to lead it.

What's New— Hartwick Stories

Commencement 2024: A Challenging Start Leads to an Even More Rewarding Finish

Over 210 graduates received their degrees on Saturday, May 18, to the delight of all those in attendance under the tent on Elmore Field.
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Faces of the Class of 2024

Meet some of the amazing students that make the Class of 2024 on Oyaron Hill truly special.
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Baker-Simpson Experience Ignites Student’s Passion

As a Baker-Simpson fellow, Chelsea Kotey '25 is now looking for an internship that will help her combine her passion for healthcare with her rediscovered love of technology.
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Prestigious Award Unlocks Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity for Student

Hartwick senior, awarded the 2022-23 Freedman Prize for Student-Faculty Research in Applied Geoscience, conducted her fieldwork.
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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.

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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.

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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

The world needs nurses more than ever.

At Hartwick, every accepted nursing student is guaranteed a minimum of $160,000 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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