Acceptance Rate 68 %
SAT Average 1,250
Tuition & Fees $49,410
Student Population 10,871
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $23,690

Academic Overview

Hofstra University Campus, Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Hempstead, New York. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $49,410 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 10,871 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 68% and the graduation rate is 65% last year.
The salary after graduation from Hofstra University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Hofstra University are $49,410. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $27,172 on average.
Hofstra University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Hofstra. The acceptance rate of Hofstra is 68% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 9%. The average graduation rate is 65% and the transfer-out rate is 27%. The average received amount of financial aid is $23,690 and 87% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 10,871 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Hofstra University is 68 %.
Graduation Rate for Hofstra University is 65 %
Transfer-out Rate for Hofstra University is 27 %
Retention Rate for Hofstra University is 82 %
Student Population for Hofstra University is 10,871
Student to Faculty Rate for Hofstra University is 13 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,690 at Hofstra University.

Offered Degrees

Hofstra offers 271 major programs through online and on-site education where 8 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree1160
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree955
Post Master's Degree373
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship80
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Hofstra University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,590)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,068)

Veterans Benefits

Hofstra University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges