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Welcome to Our Virtual Admitted Student Day!

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Please scroll down the page to join the Live opening session with Claire Fitzgibbon at 1 p.m. EST.



Visit the Hofstra Bookstore Online

1 p.m. Hofstra Welcome

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Academic Health Sciences Center

Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies

Click to join the Live Chat. Sessions offered from 1:45-2:15 p.m. and 2:30-3 p.m. EST

Click to join the Live Chat. Sessions offered from 1:45-2:30 p.m. EST


Premedical Studies

Click to join the Live Chat. Sessions offered from 1:45-2:15 p.m. and 2:30-3 p.m. EST

Tour our science laboratories in Berliner Hall and Gittleson Hall.

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Premedical Studies

School of Health Professions and Human Services

Click to join the Live Chat. Sessions offered from 1:45-2:15 p.m. EST

Click to join the Live Chat. Session offered from 2:30-3 p.m.

Tour Options

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Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Your First Year at Hofstra: Curriculum Overview

Click to join the Live Chat at 1:45 p.m. EST

Still exploring a major or undecided? Your first year of college is a time of exciting changes and dramatic transitions. Hofstra's first-year seminars and clusters are designed to get your college experience off to a great start. This session will help you understand how we can help you see all of your academic options during your first year at Hofstra while still fulfilling degree requirements.

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Click to join the Live Chat. Sessions offered from 1:45-2:15 p.m. and 2:30-3 p.m. EST

*Tour our science laboratories in Berliner Hall and Gittleson Hall.
**Tour our performance spaces in Adams Playhouse and Shapiro Family Hall.
***Tour our fine arts spaces in Calkins Hall.
****Languages
Romance Languages and Literatures includes programs in French, Italian, Italian Studies, Spanish and Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

Comparative Literature, Languages, and Linguistics includes programs in Arabic, Chinese , Classics, Comparative Literature, German, Greek (ancient and modern), Hebrew, Japanese, Latin, Linguistics, Linguistics: Forensic Linguistics, Russian and Swahili.

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Frank G. Zarb School of Business

Tour Options

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The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication

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Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science

Click to join the Live Academic Overview from 2:15-2:45 p.m. EST

Tour Options

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Still have questions after your session?
Connect with your department chair.

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Live Virtual Tour - Student Led

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Can't make the live tour? Visit our virtual tour any time and see what makes the Hofstra campus so special.

Start your guided Virtul Tour - 360 views, photos, videos and more

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Student Panel

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Students

Q & A with the Director of Admission

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Fitzgibbon

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Still have questions? Email your admission counselor now or schedule a phone appointment for some time this week.

Don't know who your admission counselor is? Find your counselor now.

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Nadler

Andrea Nadler
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Territories: Nassau County, NY and Westchester County, NY
Programs: Music, Drama, Dance, Tuition Exchange

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Cavara

Andrew Cavara
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Territories: Delaware, Maryland, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin
Programs: Legal Education Accelerated Program (LEAP)

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Rothstein

Bryan Rothstein
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Territories: Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and Transfer Admission
Programs: New Opportunities at Hofstra Program (NOAH)

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Hoffman

Christopher Hoffman
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Territories: Texas, Georgia, Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi

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Cyr

Courtney Cyr
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Territories: Massachusetts and New Hampshire
Programs: Health Science

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LaRocco

Jane LaRocco
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Territories: Arizona, Nevada, Southern California, Colorado, New Mexico and International Admission
Programs: Honors College

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Marrone

Joseph Marrone
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Territories: New Jersey and Minnesota
Programs: Dual Degree, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Program

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Niemeyer

Kristy Niemeyer
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Territories: Northern California, Pennsylvania, and Western New York
Programs: Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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Salvucci

Lindsay Salvucci
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Territories: Suffolk County, NY and Northern Florida
Programs: Program For Academic Learning Skills (PALS)

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Schuster

Meagan Schuster
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Territories: Upstate New York, Hudson Valley, NY, Albany, NY, Maine, Vermont, Oregon, Washington and all other U.S. states
Programs: Physician Assistant Studies

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Russo

Tamara Russo
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Territories: The Bronx, Illinois, Manhattan, and Southern Florida

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Daniel Alexandre
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Territories: Connecticut, North Carolina, South Carolina, Rhode Island, and Michigan

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Wizior

Christy Wizior
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Territories: International

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Student Financial Services

Have questions about your financial aid package? We look forward to discussing how to finance your education on your schedule.

#HUWorldChanger Scholarship Contest

Are YOU an HU World Changer? The #HUWorldChanger scholarship contest is open to individuals who have been admitted to the Hofstra University undergraduate class of 2025. Winners will receive a $1,500 scholarship to Hofstra. The deadline to enter has been extended to April 1, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

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Don't miss the rest of our Virtual Admitted Student Week events!

Virtual Admitted Student Day: Student Panel
Monday, March 22, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Hofstra University cordially invites you to attend a virtual student panel designed exclusively for admitted students. Learn about Hofstra and speak with members of the Hofstra community. We look forward to discussing all the exciting opportunities that await you at Hofstra! 

Virtual Admitted Student Day: Division of Student Affairs Parent Panel
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 12 p.m.
Hofstra University cordially invites you to attend a virtual event designed exclusively for the parents of admitted students. Hear from representatives from the Division of Student Affairs, including university advising, student leadership and engagement, residence halls and dining, campus recreation, student counseling, the career center and public safety.  We look forward to discussing all the exciting opportunities that await your student!

Virtual Admitted Student Day: L.E.A.P. (Legal Education Accelerated Program) Information Session
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Join a virtual session to learn all about Hofstra’s Legal Education Accelerated Program (LEAP). The program is only open to first year students and is highly selective. LEAP can help to put you on the path to earning Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Juris Doctor (JD) in six years rather than seven. Join members of the Hofstra community for a discussion and get all of your questions answered.

Virtual Admitted Student Day: Hofstra University Honors College (HUHC) Welcome
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Join us virtually to learn all about Hofstra University's Honors College and hear from Dean Frisina about what Honors College at Hofstra has to offer.

Virtual Parent Campus Tour
Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 12 p.m. EST
Hofstra University cordially invites you to attend a virtual tour designed exclusively for the parents of admitted students. This exciting live virtual tour will give an in-depth view of our beautiful campus. We look forward to showing you all the exciting opportunities that await your student!

Virtual Admitted Student Day: PALS Information Session
Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Do you have an IEP or 504 in school? Do you have any condition that might require an accommodation, either in or out of the classroom? Do you anticipate having any disability related challenges in transitioning to college? If so, these sessions are for you. Join these webinars to learn about Hofstra’s Program for Academic Learning Skills (PALS) and be introduced to the office of Student Access Services (SAS). Join members of the Hofstra community for a discussion and get all of your questions answered.

Virtual Admitted Student Day: ZeeMee Event
Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 6 p.m. EST
Join us for a live networking event in Hofstra's ZeeMee app. Here you will be able to meet current and prospective Hofstra students, your future classmates and even make a new best friend!

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Thank you for joining us today!

Digital resources are available always to our parents and students who want to learn more about Hofstra from home, including:

  • YouTube videos about Hofstra and campus life.
  • ZeeMee, our digital platform for student-to-student communication during your college search.
  • Virtual tours of campus are always available to anyone who wants to see Hofstra from home.