Hiram College

Hiram, OH, USA
3.70 Average Rating

Hiram College is a private, liberal arts institution located in the state of Ohio. Students attending Hiram are required to complete courses in nine unique educational focuses, such as Creative Methods, Social and Cultural Analysis, and Experiencing the World. The educational experience at Hiram is organized by what the college calls The Four Steps, which includes the first year colloquium, the declaration of major, the experiential learning, and the capstone project. The college features online degree options, the Weekend College program, and some 3-year degree plans in order to better serve students with specific scheduling needs.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

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
64%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
No
ACT
No
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
77%
Out-Of-State Students
22%
68%
Submitting ACT
21%
Submitting SAT
Average SAT Composite: 1071
0
1600
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,221
Total Number of Undergrads
1,210
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
82%
20-39 Students
17%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
56%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
10:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$22,419
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$37,710
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$37,710
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$10,290
Books and Supplies
$800

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$23,318
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
99%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$5,487
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$19,630

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
82%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$8,304
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$27,000
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$287
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Student Organizations
55
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
84%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Terriers
School Colors
Red/Blue
Varsity Athletics Association
NCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
North Coast Athletic Conference

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Cleveland
Youngstown
Columbus
Washington
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
80%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$42,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.70 Average Rating
Hiram is a terrific place for meeting new people, that is my favorite part about the college. No matter what type of personality fits you best, whether you are athletic, outgoing, or shy, you will find the right group for you that will make your years here the best you have ever experienced. This small campus welcomes everyone with warm and open arms, literally!
Rima from Youngstown
Hiram College offers a tight knit community where it is easy to meet people and make friends. With small class sizes, your experience is personalized and fit to your specific needs. Hiram offers a variety of clubs, activities and opportunities to do extra curricular activities or become involved.
Jay from Cleveland, OH
Hiram college has the most intense nursing program. This college is filled with some of the best professors I have gotten the chance to know. The people here are very friendly and get along very well.
Samantha from Boardman, OH
Hiram, my school, is goal orientated. Both the faculty and students are eager to help when need be.Our campus reminds me of a family because Hiram focuses on you as a person not as a number.
Janae from Novelty, OH
A small town area with a personality-diverse population. Generous with financial aid. Caring and courteous staff and students.
Angela from Rome, OH

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