Hamline University

1536 Hewitt Ave, Saint Paul, United States
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Overview of Hamline University

About this school

Hamline, founded in 1854, is a church-affiliated university. Its 50-acre campus is located in the Midway section of St. Paul.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,168
    • Men:850 (39.2%)
    • Women:1,318 (60.8%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Hamline University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
4
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
4
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
4

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
June 30
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Writing component recommended
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Used for admission ACT: Used for admission

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1536 Hewitt Avenue
City, State, Zip
St. Paul, MN  55104-1284
Phone
(651) 523-2207
Fax
(651) 523-2458
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Decision Notification
November 15
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 recommended for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
70% of 4,252 applicants were admitted
Women
72% of 2,718 applicants were admitted
Men
68% of 1,534 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
619 (21%) of 2,989 admitted students enrolled
Women
393 (20%) of 1,951 admitted students enrolled
Men
226 (22%) of 1,038 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.43
375 And Above
28%
3.50 - 3.74
25%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
15%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
510-620 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
0%
• Score 500 - 600
33%
• Score 400 - 500
67%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
505-640 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
18%
• Score 600 - 700
14%
• Score 500 - 600
50%
• Score 400 - 500
18%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
23 average |20-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
10%
• Score 24 - 29
34%
• Score 18 - 23
50%
• Score 12 - 17
7%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $41,298 (77.41536385108537%)
  • Room & Board: - $10,358 (19.416638548344768%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,690 (3.1679976005698647%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Hamline University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002354
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
522 (95.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
485 (92.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
485 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
107 (22.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$32,000
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 485 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $25,648
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 399 (82.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,889
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 86 (17.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
57 (10.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,965

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,861 (89.9%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,728 (92.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,728 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
297 (17.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$29,877
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,725 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,426
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,437 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,926
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 211 (12.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
309 (14.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,630

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
80%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$34,935
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Academic Competitiveness Grants, National SMART Grants, TEACH Grants, United Methodist Scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not reported

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


147

Part-Time Faculty


150

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


45%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 7% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 44% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 29% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 15% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 4% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 8% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 63% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 29% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
535,563

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
300
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Hamline University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


84.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


59.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


64.6%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


67.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (54)


  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Chemistry, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Human Biology
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Legal Studies, General
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music, General
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Women's Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Social sciences, Business/marketing, English, Psychology, Interdisciplinary studies

Online Degrees


Engineering

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Nonprofit Management, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration

Master's Programs of Study (10)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Education--General
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Education
  • Liberal Studies
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Public Administration
  • Reading Education
  • Science Education
  • Writing

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


290,770

Nearest Metropolitan Area


60 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Minneapolis-St. Paul

Weather


Temperature
2.8 average low in January, 78.8 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
6 mile(s) from campus in Minneapolis-St. Paul
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Minneapolis-St. Paul
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in St. Paul

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


38% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


62%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Piper
School Colors
Red and gray

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Gymnastics
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Gymnastics
Ice Hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Hamline University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, anthro society, asian pacific american coalition, hamline student athlete advisory committee, hand in hand, pride bsa

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,082

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,168
Women
1,318
Men
850

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 6.9% Asian
  • 8.7% Black/African-American
  • 8.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 66.7% White
  • 3.0% Unknown

International Students


1.2% from 39 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


1,566

Student Resources

Study resources