This is where ideas evolve.
And so will you. At Hofstra, learning is a constant evolution, as you uncover knowledge in your classes and about yourself. And in the end, you’ll realize the person you were always meant to become.
Just 25 miles east of New York City, you’ll find our campus. It’s a lush, nationally recognized, 224-acre arboretum, filled with colorful tulips and countless opportunities to learn, grow, and discover. Explore our campus virtually or come see us in person.
Who Are You?
The sooner you apply, the faster we can get you an admission decision, so get started right away.
International students attending Hofstra enjoy all the benefits of the American system of higher education at a selective, private, campus community that values diversity and promotes cross-cultural understanding.
The In Crowd
If you’ve already been admitted to Hofstra, here are your next steps.
The Next Level
You can earn the professional recognition and personal achievement you seek with a graduate or doctoral degree from Hofstra University.
If you’re a high school counselor, this information will help guide your students in the right direction.
Proximity to NYC
Being just 25 miles from New York City, the experiences available to our students are endless! See how Maddie Greenberg of the Class of 2024 spends a weekend in NYC!
Meet the Pride
I Got This
Amber Jordan ’21
“After working with microorganisms and bacteria and learning about the role they play in all aspects of life, I definitely want to incorporate research into my career and become a physician-scientist."
A Force for Good
We’re firmly committed to changing the world for the better through our ideas and actions, both in our own communities and all over the globe. By encouraging community service and the free exchange of cultures, perspectives, and backgrounds, we shape World Changers who are equipped to make a positive impact wherever they go.
Hofstra at a Glance
of Hofstra graduates have a job, are in graduate school, or both within one year of graduation
of our full-time first-year students in the fall of 2021 were awarded financial aid including grants (free money)
With our small classes, tailored programs, and spaces that encourage participation and investigation, you’ll learn more than you ever thought possible.
Life at Hofstra
From the residence hall to the basketball arena, there are endless ways to engage with fellow members of the Pride.
Make Hofstra Affordable
Our Net Price Calculator will tell you how your unique profile qualifies you for scholarships and financial aid.
Every piece of knowledge you obtain, and every bit of progress you make, paves the way toward your successful future. Whether you set your sights on business, nonprofit work, or academia, your time at Hofstra will ensure that you’re well equipped and in demand.