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.
The sooner you apply, the faster we can get you an admission decision, so get started right away.
Students choose to transfer to Hofstra University for many reasons, because Hofstra is transfer-friendly. Each year Hofstra enrolls almost 1,000 new transfers from across the country and around the world.
You can earn the professional recognition and personal achievement you seek with a graduate or doctoral degree from Hofstra
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.
If you’ve already been admitted to Hofstra, visit this page to see where you go from here.
Meet the Pride
I Got This
Kayla Stadeker ’23
“Everyone genuinely cares about how you’re doing here. When you’re not doing well, faculty and friends are there to support you. When you are doing well, they are around to praise you. We’re truly a family here."
If you’ve already been admitted to Hofstra, here are your next steps.
If you’re a high school counselor, this information will help guide your students in the right direction.
You are a member of the Hofstra Pride as much as your student is. We encourage you to be informed and engaged and provide your input.
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With our small classes, tailored programs, and spaces that encourage participation and investigation, you’ll learn more than you ever thought possible.
student-faculty ratio means small class sizes and personal attention from faculty
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 2022 were awarded financial aid including grants (free money)
Personalize Your Reasons to Apply
To find out more about what our Hofstra community has to offer to you academically and socially view your CustomViewbook.
This tool is customized to you and your interests.
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.
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.
Proximity to NYC
Being just 25 miles from New York City, the experiences available to our students are endless!
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.
Get in Touch
Need more info? Want to talk to someone at Hofstra? We've got plenty of options to help you on your way to joining the Pride.Contact Hofstra Admission Meet Your Counselor