StudentsReview :: Hobart William Smith Colleges - How to Get into HWS (Undergraduate)
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Mount Holyoke College -- South Hadley, MA
Columbia University in the City of New York -- New York, NY
Harvard University -- Cambridge, MA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


Hobart William Smith Colleges

Men
Women
# Applicants
2,143
2,314
# Admitted
1,182
1,476
% Admitted
55.2%
63.8%
% Overall
59.6%
Aug 21 2014History/Histories (art history/etc.)
Being well rounded and active is more important than just getting good grades/test scores.
ACT: 28 SAT: 1310 Female
Jul 13 2014History/Histories (art history/etc.)
Top violinist. Do something unique.
Female
Jun 21 2012Economics
Visit multiple times, attend classes, stay overnight, meet student athletes if you want to play a sport, or dancers if you want to dance. Talk to faculty. Look at the size of the school and decide if small, medium or large is right for you. Don't disregard a small school; more connections, lower student faculty ratios and a sense of belonging. I made the perfect choice, I love my college!
ACT: 25 SAT: 1350 Female
May 30 2011Biology
Have good grades and essays and just don't send your SATs in.
Male
May 18 2011Other
Unless you can afford full tuition, keep your grades up during high school. HWS financial aid is generally generous with merit scholarships for those deserving of them. If you want to play a sport, be sure the coach is actually recruiting you, otherwise you'll be disappointed when you try and walk on the team.
SAT: 2020 Female
Jul 08 2010Psychology
Among the usual application procedures, I found that the interview was essentail.
SAT: 1280 Male

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
• How to choose the right college?
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
• Personality Type and College Choice
• A Free Application is a Good Application
• College Academic Survival Guide
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
• The Scoop on State Schools
• The Purpose of a Higher Education
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
• How to choose a college major
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
• Nailing the College Application Process
• What to do for a Successful Interview
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
• Starting College (General College Advice)
Earn $$
Write an Article for us!
About Us | Advertise! | Press
Send Comments/Suggestions to: sradmin@studentsreview.com.

Copyright © 2000-2014. StudentsReview, All Rights Reserved.
 

 

Disclaimer: StudentsReview makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this site, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this site. Furthermore, StudentsReview is not affiliated with any University or Institution.

All Universities in New York (NY), College Search, College Rankings