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.
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.
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.
Meet the Pride
I Got This
Imani Hinson ’20
“When I came to visit Hofstra as a high school student, I found the professors and students here to be incredibly welcoming. I felt comfortable right away.
Your To-Do List
Find out more about Hofstra through virtual tours, custom viewbooks, student profiles and more.
Become a member of the pride.
Explore our campus virtually--and when we open back up, come see us in person.
We’ll share everything you need to know to make an informed decision.
Find your major
Discover the program that’s best fit for you.
Create Your Custom Viewbook
Make a brochure with your interests and passions in mind.
Find Your Counselor
There's a Hofstra admission counselor who wants to hear from you.
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 Hofstra students are eligible for some kind of financial aid
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.