• Explore Next Door: NYC
    Being a short train ride away from Manhattan gives our students countless opportunities. And living on a suburban campus, a recognized arboretum, gives them an idyllic place to study, live and work.
  • Hofstra Rising
    New schools of medicine, engineering and health science. Growing academic selectivity. Home to three U.S. presidential debates. Nationally ranked and recognized. Find out why the Hofstra family is growing in pride and purpose.
  • Best of Both Worlds
    Through small classes, an intimate campus environment and personal attention – we get to know our students. Yet Hofstra boasts the resources of a large university: state-of-the-art facilities, clubs and cultural events, NCAA Division I athletics, and an alumni network more than 131,000 strong.
  • Experience is Another Teacher
    Hofstra students learn on campus before stepping out into the world. And then our New York metropolitan home gives students countless internship and job opportunities.
  • A Community of Pride & Purpose
    A commitment to service, to engagement, to the world around us…with the individual student journey honored above all else. Find out how our students, faculty and staff describe their Hofstra journey and what pride and purpose mean to them.
  • Up Close and Personal
    Every university talks about its great faculty, but few can support that claim. At Hofstra University, our faculty – almost all of whom hold the highest degree in their field – are noted scholars and excellent teachers who motivate, mentor, listen to and advise students in small classes, while remaining committed to research and their professions.
Day of Dialogue

Day of Dialogue

The Center for Civic Engagement presents the 14th annual Day of Dialogue Oct. 26, featuring panels, discussions and performances around the theme “Tell Me What Democracy Looks Like”.

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