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Admitted Student Day Sample Program

Early Bird Options

8 a.m.
Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center

Take a tour or meet an admission counselor.

Check In

9 a.m.
Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center

Hofstra University Welcome

9:30 a.m.

Academic Offerings

10:45 and 11:50 a.m.

Representatives from the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors College, Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, School of Education, School of Health Professions and Human Services and Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science share information about our academic programs.

Student Financial Services Financial Aid Award Package Review

11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Bits & Bytes Café, Memorial Hall

Meet your Student Financial Services counselors and learn about the many resources available to you and your family.

Student Financial Services Paying for College

11:50 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
Bits & Bytes Café, Memorial Hall

Campus Tours

11:50 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Tours of the following locations will be offered:
 - Academic Buildings
 - Fitness Center
 - Residence Halls
 - Swim Center

Student Life Fair

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Learn about student clubs, residence hall and commuter programming, community service, intercultural engagement, and other ways to become involved with the world outside our classrooms.

Parent Pride

12:50 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Meet representatives from Student Affairs, Student Financial Services, and Public Safety and learn how Hofstra is committed to your student's safety and success.

Incoming Pride

12:50 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Join us for an ice cream social in the Pride Den - a favorite student hangout. Meet your future classmates, friends and roommates, and learn about the many student clubs and organizations on campus.

Admission Farewell: Secure Your Seat!

12:50 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Visit our admission counselors and have all your questions answered before you end your day with us. Submit your deposit and become a member of the Hofstra Pride!


It’s Your Turn to Intern

11:50 a.m.
Plaza Room, Mack Student Center

Sessions will be held at 11:50 a.m., 12:20 p.m., 12:50 p.m., and 1:20 p.m.

Transfer Admission

11:50 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.
Admission Center Theater, Bernon Hall

Learn everything there is to know about transferring to Hofstra.

Hofstra University Honors College (HUHC) Meet the Dean

11:50 p.m.
Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library

Hofstra University Honors College (HUHC) Meet the Faculty and Students

12:50 p.m.
Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library

Zarb Business Scholars Reception

12:50 p.m.
Third floor lobby, C.V. Starr Hall

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where can I stay?
    For lodging information, please see our hofstra.edu/hotels.
  • What should I wear?
    Show your Hofstra University spirit and wear your blue and gold! Tours will take place rain or shine, and comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • Can I bring guests?
    Of course! All are welcome!
  • Where do I check in?
    Check- in is at 9 a.m. in the Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center.
  • Where do I park?
    Parking will be available on the north side of Hempstead Turnpike. Follow the signs directing you to parking on the day of the event.
  • What if my plans change?
    You can call us at 516-463-6700 or email us ad admission[at]hofstra.edu.
  • How do I get to Hofstra?
    If you’re using a GPS to get to Hofstra, most GPS units allow you to select or search for Hofstra University in the Points of Interest section. If you need an address for navigation, use:
    900 Fulton Avenue
    Hempstead, NY 11550

    You may also visit our directions page or watch this video.