Hofstra Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 10.0% of the student population at Hofstra. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Hofstra Disability Services.
Hofstra for the Military
While not a "service academy", Hofstra does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Hofstra Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Hofstra for Veterans Guide.
Hofstra offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Hofstra does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Hofstra University
Hofstra offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Hofstra University
Hofstra has a comparatively large, student body. There were 6,861 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 6,494 (94.7%). Part-time attendance was 367 (5.3%).
Hofstra University is Ranked #172 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Hofstra receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Hofstra #172 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Hofstra University Competes in the NCAA
Hofstra has a total of 323 student athletes, 156 men and 167 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$19,263,260|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$19,263,260|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Hofstra University Athletics