Hamilton College

#591 / #175
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#85
Most Desirable School

Private college in Clinton, New York

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About Hamilton College

According to Wikipedia, Hamilton College is a private liberal arts college in Clinton, New York. It was founded as Hamilton-Oneida Academy in 1793 and was chartered as Hamilton College in 1812 in honor of inaugural trustee Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton has been coeducational since 1978, when it merged with its coordinate sister school Kirkland College.

Hamilton College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
7,443 18% 91% 1445 33

How Much Does Hamilton College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$59,970
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $7,942
30K - 48K $11,385
48K - 75K $17,205
75K - 110K $24,058
110K+ $41,786

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Hamilton College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Hamilton College, then you can expect to earn an average of $74,300 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Hamilton College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
2,139 2,139

Where is Hamilton College?

Hamilton College is located at 198 College Hill Rd, Clinton NY 13323

What Is Hamilton College Known For?

Hamilton College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Hamilton College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Hamilton College's Most Influential Alumni?

Hamilton College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Psychology, and Communications. Here are some of Hamilton College's most famous alumni:

Ezra Pound
Ezra Pound
An American poet and critic.
B. F. Skinner
B. F. Skinner
An American behaviorist.
Paul Greengard
Paul Greengard
An American neuroscientist.
Elihu Root
Elihu Root
An American politician .
Samuel Hopkins Adams
Samuel Hopkins Adams
An American investigative journalist.
Terry Brooks
Terry Brooks
An American writer.
Edward Robinson
Edward Robinson
An American Biblical scholar .
Desmond Tutu
Desmond Tutu
A South African churchman, politician, archbishop, Nobel Prize winner .
Alexander Woollcott
Alexander Woollcott
An American critic .
Charles Dudley Warner
Charles Dudley Warner
An American writer .
Marc Randolph
Marc Randolph
An American tech entrepreneur and co-founder of Netflix.
Bob Moses
Bob Moses
An American activist .