1,046
Students
Financial aid thermometer
33,875
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
55
55%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Hampden-Sydney College is a 4-year institution located in Hampden-Sydney, VA, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 667
Hampden-Sydney, VA  23943-0667
United States
Contact Dean Anita Garland
Dean of Admissions
Email: hsapp@hsc.edu
Phone: 434-223-6120
Fax: 434-223-6346

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Engineering Physics/applied Physics Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Ancient/classical Greek Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
French Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Mathematics And Computer Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Econometrics And Quantitative Economics Checkmark
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International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,573
Applied
1,967
Accepted
1,046
Enrolled
55%
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Male Admissions

3,573
Males Applied
1,967
Males Accepted
55%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.44
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st April 15th
Early decision plan November 1st December 1st
Other early decision plan January 15th February 15th
Transfer July 1st July 31st

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 590 530 635
SAT Math 570 520 630
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

43,446
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Fees

2,300
Full-time student fees
13,558
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

33,875
Avg. Financial Aid Package
33,456
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
37,514
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,698
Avg. Loan Aid
17,872
Avg. Grant Aid
29,908
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
79%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
23%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,046
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
31%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.82%
Black or African American 4.4%
White or Caucasian 86.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.57%
Asian 0.48%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 3.06%
Other 1.24%

Gender

Male (99.9%)
Female (0.1%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 98%

Student Activities

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Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming, Greek Weekend and Macon Week/Midwinters

Student Services

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Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Republican Society, Pre-Health Society, Outdoors Club, Tiger Athletic Club and Pre-Law Society

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing Checkmark Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Riflery Checkmark Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark Division 3 No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery No No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball No No No
Crew No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Fencing No No No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse No No No
Racquetball No No No
Riflery No No No
Rugby No No No
Soccer No No No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Tennis No No No
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball No No No
Water Polo No No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

110
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 95
Part-time - 15
Male - 81
Female - 29