Hood College

Overview

Hood College is a premier, comprehensive liberal arts college, offering both undergraduate and graduate students an excellent and holistic educational experience that prepares them for personal and professional achievement and productive participation in society. Education at Hood reaches beyond boundaries, whether those boundaries be academic disciplines, the classroom or the campus. We thereby offer a holistic education that encompasses the curriculum, co-curricular experiences and a rich array of experiential learning opportunities facilitating student exploration and fostering intellectual, spiritual and physical growth. We recognize that this vision can only be realized in a diverse, collaborative, student-centered community in which all are empowered to be educators and mentors to our students, facilitating their preparation to “meet personal, professional and societal challenges and to lead purposeful lives of responsibility, leadership, service and civic engagement” (Hood College mission).

Location & Contact
Admissions
Elizabeth Gomer
Senior Associate Director of Admission
Phone: (301) 696-3400
Email: gomer@hood.edu
Address
401 Rosemont Ave
Frederick, MD 21701
Majors & Degrees
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
English Language And Literature/Letters
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Legal Professions And Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Natural Resources And Conservation
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
No
Application Fee Amount
$0
Total Applications
3,513
65%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$40,460
Room and Board
$12,880
Book Fees
$1,248
Additional Fees
$600
Miscellaneous Fees
$3,262
Total Expenses
$58,450
69%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$29,885
51%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
2,005
36%
64%
Total Undergraduates
1,092
37%
63%
Total Graduates
913
34%
66%
Varsity Sports
NCAA Division III without football
Men
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field, Indoor
Track and Field, Outdoor
Track and Field, X-Country
Other Sports
Women
Basketball
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field, Indoor
Track and Field, Outdoor
Track and Field, X-Country
Volleyball
Other Sports
Faculty
All Faculty
386
39%
61%
Full Time Faculty
250
38%
62%
Part Time Faculty
136
40%
60%
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