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Hofstra University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Not Required, Optional
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required for Some
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

100 Hofstra University Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone: (516) 463-6700
Admissions Phone: (516) 463-6700
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Hofstra University
  • Located in Hempstead, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 10,993 students enrolled
  • 59% admitted
  • $36,350 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Mary from Murfreesboro, TN
  • Sep-17-2015 I am a current student here

    Visit campus, see for yourself. Meet Hofstra people & see if you would like being around them. Everyone's pretty diverse and there's always something to get involved in.

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  • Griffin from Bend, OR
  • Jan-23-2015 I am a current student here

    Choose another school, or get your grades up and transfer ASAP. I'm a sophomore and I would do anything to get out.

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  • Alyssa from Waddell, AZ
  • Oct-11-2014 I am a current student here

    There is no communication between departments at Hofstra. I have to contact three different departments (financial office, office of admissions, academics) to get a straight answer for anything.

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  • Abigale
  • Aug-27-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Apply for all the scholarships you can get!

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  • Erica from Somerville, MA
  • Jul-18-2014 I am a past student here

    Greek Life! Or some kind of activity to keep yourself engaged and involved. Hofstra is largely a commuter school, so sometimes it can clear out and if you're not involved with some type of organization you might feel left out.

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