Hilbert College is an independent four-year Catholic coeducational institution with a Franciscan spirit located in suburban Hamburg, New York only 10 miles south of Buffalo. With an enrollment of about 1,000 students, the campus complex consists of 12 buildings situated in a 44-acre park-like setting. Two coed residence halls and 4 apartment-style facilities offer an attractive living experience for both local and out-of-town students. The liberal arts curriculum allows students to choose from 16 Bachelor's degree programs (accounting, business management, small business management, global business management, sports industry management, computer security and information assurance, criminal justice, digital media & communication, English, forensic science/crime scene investigation, human services, liberal studies, paralegal studies, political science, psychology, rehabilitation services), two Bachelor-level accelerated degree programs (conflict studies/dispute resolution and organizational development), three graduate degree programs (Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Administration: health administration, and Master of Science in criminal justice administration) and six associate degree programs (accounting, business management, criminal justice, human services, liberal arts, and paralegal studies).
5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg, NY 14075-1597
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Varsity Sports: Women's: basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, volleyball. Men's: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, volleyball.
Club Sports: cheer and dance, hockey, ski/snowboarding.
Intramural Sports: basketball, floor hockey, football.
Clubs and Activities
Adventure Club, ACT Bible Study, American Sign Language Club, Campus Activities Board, Campus Ministry Club, Chi Sigma Alpha, Common Ground, Communications Club, Criminal Justice/Forensic Science Investigation Club, Future Alumni Network (FAN) Club, Great Expectations, Hawk Spit Music, Hilbert Horizons (literary magazine), Hilbert Starz, Hockey Club, Human Services Association, Lambda Epsilon Chi, Leadership Corps, Military Club, Never Miss Dance Club, Oxfam America, Phi Beta Lambda, ROTARACT, Sigma Tau Delta, Ski/Snowboarding Club, Student Athlete Advisory Council, Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), Students In Free Enterprise, Students Activities include comedians, concerts, luncheons, and trips to sporting events and theatres, Wingnuts.
Enrollment for Fall 2015
6% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 420 – 520
SAT math range: 440 – 530
ACT range: 18 – 23
SAT/ACT Special Note: 69% of 2015 fall first-time college students reported SAT scores; 23% of 2015 fall first-time college students reported ACT scores.
66% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
33% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0
|Undergraduate Students||Graduate Students|
|% Black / African American||7.4%||10.3%|
|% Hispanic / Latino||3.3%||1.7%|
|% White, Non-Hispanic||73.1%||69.0%|
|% American Indian / Alaskan Native||1.9%||3.4%|
|% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander||0.3%||0%|
|% International / Nonresident Alien||0.6%||3.4%|
|% Two or more races||5.0%||6.9%|
|% Unknown Race / Ethnicity||8.2%||5.2%|
Tuition Information for 2015-2016
Financial Aid Deadlines
Freshmen: HS transcript or GED; interview recommended; non-refundable $25 fee (waived for online applications).
Transfers: Also, College transcripts.