Hope College

Holland, MI, USA
4.12 Average Rating

Hope College is a 4-year liberal arts institute located in downtown Holland. Hope partners with the Reformed Church in America but welcomes students of all faiths, as well as those of no faith. The liberal arts curriculum at Hope is threaded through the more than 90 majors, minors, and pre-professional programs, and often includes involvement in an internship, either locally or nationally. For students interested in getting further off campus, Hope offers more than 300 study abroad programs. Outside of academia, students can participate in Greek Life, clubs and organizations, and yearly Hope College traditions, including The Dance Marathon and a campus-wide tug-of-war event. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Reformed Church in America
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting
In-State Students
68%
Out-Of-State Students
32%
0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2018
Other November 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
3,234
Total Number of Undergrads
3,234
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
70%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
80%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$27,795
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$34,990
Out-of-State Tuition
$34,990
0
100
80%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%
Average Aid Per Year
$3,982
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
39%
61%
Student Organizations
61
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Grand Rapids
Chicago
Detroit
Kalamazoo
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
71%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,500
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What Students Are Saying

4.12 Average Rating
Hope College is a school for people who love learning. The science programs, particularly biology and chemistry, are beyond compare, with ample academic year and summer research opportunities available to quench any thirst for knowledge. The campus is beautiful, the town is quaint, and the people at Hope are truly great people.
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Hope is a high quality school with excellent academics. It provides an amazingly supportive christian community to its students. No matter where you come from or what you believe, Hope has a place for you.
Kelsey from Ann Arbor, MI

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