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Classes of 2023

Class Profile

Located on the shore of Seneca Lake, Hobart and William Smith celebrate a vibrant, intellectual community comprised of individuals from diverse backgrounds. An individualized curriculum paired with vigorous programs in career development, study abroad, service, leadership, entrepreneurship and athletics, set the foundation for student success. Exploration is encouraged and global citizenship, collaboration, civic engagement and cultural competence are valued.

HWS at a Glance

1,824 Undergraduate Students 16 average class size 100% of classes taught by faculty 45 Majors & 68 Minors 95.6% of students receive financial aid

Classes of 2024 by the Numbers

Academic Quality 3.54 Average high school GPA 63% have a class rank in the top 25% of their graduating class 33% submitted SAT scores; 75% have a composite score of 1200 or above 15% submitted ACT scores; 40% have a composite score of 30 or above Financial Aid 90% receiving financial aid $43,148 average aid package $14.3 Million total HWS grants/scholarships awarded 21% receiving a Pell Grant Demographics 47% Hobart & 53% William Smith 25% Students of color from the United States 5% International students 44% New York & 56% Out of State Admissions 3940 Applications 2437 Admitted 391 Enrolled 41% Early Decision