Hampden-Sydney College

Hampden Sydney, VA, USA

Admissions

Key Admission Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Men’s College

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

0
100
55%
Acceptance Rate
3,573
Students Applied
53%
Transfer Acceptance Rate
20
Transfer Students Admitted

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
SAT Subject Tests
Yes
AP Course Credit
Yes
Dual Enrollment
Yes
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2020
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 15, 2019
Fall Regular Decision March 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Other
Early Admissions Program for Juniors Only
July 1, 2019
Test Optional
No
Application Fee
$30
Fee waivers available
Applications Accepted
Rolling Admissions
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
70%
Out-Of-State Students
30%
US States Represented
31
Countries Represented
5
42%
Submitting ACT
79%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1165
0
1600
SAT Percentiles

Math
25th
520
75th
630
Reading
25th
530
75th
635
3.50
Average GPA
Students Enrolled By GPA

3.75+
29%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
18%
2.50 - 2.99
18%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
Students Enrolled By Class Rank

Top 10%
11
Top 25%
22
Top 50%
64

Admissions Resources

Admissions: visit page
Admissions Email: hsapp@hsc.edu
Admissions Telephone: 800-755-0733
For International Student Services: visit page
For Students with Disabilities: visit page
For Veteran Services: visit page

What Students Are Saying

4.03 Average Rating
Visit the college. Beautiful location and campus. You might fall in love like I did in the first 10 minutes on campus.
A student from Bedford, VA
Study hard, and take your education seriously! The professors here demand much more from you than your High School teachers, for they expect you to meet their academic demands promptly and creatively. Always be on the lookout for any sports whether they be club or Division III, Clubs and organizations, or affiliations when you enter Hampden-Sydney College, of course Academics are important, but finding a group where you thrive and can show your best potential makes the college feel proud in having men who are passionate about what they love.
Christopher from Hampton, VA
This school is great, but not for everyone. Be somewhat confident in your field of study, but know that the liberal arts education will be almost universal, regardless of your major. They say you can do just about anything with a degree from Hampden-Sydney, but don't come here entirely to find out what you want to study, because the range of options at this school isn't huge. Get ready to apply yourself during the week, and then have a blast during the weekend. There's something for everyone. You've just gotta find your niche, even if you're not a partier.
Timothy from North Chesterfield, VA
Get ready to learn from some of the toughest yet fairest professors in the south. Get ready to make some life-lasting connections with some of the greatest, smartest and kindest friends. Get ready to make an impression on the world.
Jamshaid from Baltimore, MD

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