Back to Results

Hampton University

Hampton, VA

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Interested?

Interested in Hampton University? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to Hampton University has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Hampton University has been sent.

Overview

Hampton University is a Comprehensive institution located in Hampton, VA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 204 Student Center
Hampton, VA  23668
United States
Contact Ms. Patra Johnson
Director, Freshman Studies
Email: patra.johnson@hamptonu.edu
Phone: 757-727-5901
Fax: 757-727-5095

Update my info
Your submission to Hampton University has been sent.

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
Architecture Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences, General Checkmark
Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography Checkmark
Molecular Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Accounting And Finance Checkmark
Banking And Financial Support Services Checkmark
Business Administration And Management, General Checkmark Checkmark
Business Administration, Management And Operations, Other Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
Finance, General Checkmark
Hotel/motel Administration/management Checkmark
Human Resources Management And Services, Other Checkmark
Management Information Systems, General Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management, General Checkmark
Office Management And Supervision Checkmark
Sales, Distribution, And Marketing Operations, General Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Broadcast Journalism Checkmark
Journalism Checkmark
Mass Communication/media Studies Checkmark
Organizational Communication, General Checkmark
Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Checkmark
Public Relations/image Management Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences, General Checkmark
Computer Science Checkmark
Information Science/studies Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
Business And Innovation/entrepreneurship Teacher Education Checkmark
Early Childhood Education And Teaching Checkmark
Education, General Checkmark
Elementary Education And Teaching Checkmark
Foreign Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Health Teacher Education Checkmark
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education And Teaching Checkmark
Kindergarten/preschool Education And Teaching Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Secondary Education And Teaching Checkmark
Special Education And Teaching, General Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Chemical Engineering Checkmark
Computer Engineering, General Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Engineering, General Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Electrical, Electronic, And Communications Engineering Technology/technician Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Language And Literature, General Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child Development Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Modern Languages Checkmark
Spanish Language And Literature Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Communication Sciences And Disorders, General Checkmark
Health And Wellness, General Checkmark
Physical Therapy/therapist Checkmark
Pre-medicine/pre-medical Studies Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Speech-language Pathology/pathologist Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History, General Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Assistant/paralegal Checkmark Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
General Studies Checkmark Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Mathematics, General Checkmark
Military Technologies Associate Bachelors
Cyber/electronic Operations And Warfare Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Studies Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Exercise Science And Kinesiology Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, And Kinesiology, Other Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Christian Studies Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies, General Checkmark
Religion/religious Studies Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry, General Checkmark
Physical Sciences, General Checkmark
Physics, General Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Developmental And Child Psychology Checkmark
Psychology, General Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Public Administration Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark
Reserve Officer Training Corps (Jrotc, Rotc) Associate Bachelors
Navy/Marine Corps ROTC/naval Science Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Corrections And Criminal Justice, Other Checkmark
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Criminal Justice/safety Studies Checkmark
Cyber/computer Forensics And Counterterrorism Checkmark
Fire Science/fire-fighting Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics, General Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government, General Checkmark
Sociology And Anthropology Checkmark
Sociology, General Checkmark
Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
Aeronautics/aviation/aerospace Science And Technology, General Checkmark
Air Traffic Controller Checkmark Checkmark
Aviation/airway Management And Operations Checkmark
Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art/art Studies, General Checkmark
Digital Arts Checkmark
Drama And Dramatics/theatre Arts, General Checkmark
Interior Design Checkmark
Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
Music Management Checkmark
Music Technology Checkmark
Music, General Checkmark
Music, Other Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12,130
Applied
4,391
Accepted
3,799
Enrolled
36%
Female icon

Female Admissions

8,308
Females Applied
3,469
Females Accepted
42%
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

3,822
Males Applied
922
Males Accepted
24%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.68
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Audition for music

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan November 1st December 15th
Transfer March 1st Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 558 530 590
SAT Math 518 500 550
ACT Composite 22 20 25

Tuition & Fees

Money icon

Tuition

26,198
Private
Fees icon

Fees

3,114
Full-time student fees
12,986
Room & board
6,432
Room only
Calculator icon

Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

5,952
Avg. Financial Aid Package
6,436
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
34,039
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,885
Avg. Loan Aid
6,932
Avg. Grant Aid
7,115
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
96% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
43%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
43%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,799
Total Undergrad students
1%
International Students
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.24%
Black or African American 95.79%
White or Caucasian 1.24%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.37%
Asian 0.26%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Other 0.37%

Gender

Male (32.82%)
Female (67.18%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 57%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming, Founder's Day and Convocation

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities Checkmark
Greek sororities Checkmark
Local fraternities Checkmark
Local sororities Checkmark
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Student leaders, Student Union Board, Student recruitment team and Resident assistants

Campus Security & Safety

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

Athletics

Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Sailing No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Triathlon No No No
Volleyball No No No
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Sailing No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Division 1 No
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Triathlon Checkmark Division 1 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

311
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 252
Part-time - 59
Male - 158
Female - 153
Update my info
Your submission to Hampton University has been sent.
Hampton University
Update my info
Your submission to Hampton University has been sent.
×