33 East College StreetHillsdale, MI 49242 517-607-2327
http://www.hillsdale.edu admissions@hillsdale.edu
About Hillsdale College
  • Year of Foundation 1844
  • Size of Campus 200 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,304
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52%, 48%, 59%
  • App. Deadlines
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $19,960
  • Room and Board $7,990
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 35
  • Enrollment No. 1,326
Founded in 1844, Hillsdale College is an independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college with a student body of about 1,400. Its four-year curriculum leads to the bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree, and it is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Hillsdaleā€™s educational mission rests upon two principles: academic excellence and institutional independence. The College does not accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies for any of its operations.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 3
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Mu Alpha, Alpha Omega, Alpha Psi Omega, Alpha Rho Tau, Beta Beta Beta, Chi Delta Kappa, Delta Phi Omega, Delta Pi Nu, Kappa Mu Eps, Kappa Phi Kappa, Lamda Iota Tau, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha Zeta, Phi Mu Alpha, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Alp
  • Percent students who are frat members 36%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 46%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, President's Ball, Coffee Houses, Talent Shows, Christmas Dance, Greek Week, Fall Ball, Commencement, Convocation, Vegas Night, Theatre Productions, Music Concerts, Swing Dance, Intramurals, Athletic events
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Relations Club
  • Number of frats 3
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Catholic Student Council, Greek Christian Fellowship, Orthodox Christian Fellowship, Young Life, Wyld Life, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Athletes in Action
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Romulus, MI (90), Toledo, OH (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Jackson, MI (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Jackson, MI (30)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • Number of students using college housing 85%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 17%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (43%), men's dorms (40%), sorority housing (9%), fraternity housing (7%), other housing options (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 22
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Number Of Microforms 61,400
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,000
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of e-books 23,000
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Library Facilities Ludwig Von Mises Library, Russel Kirk Library, Heritage rare books collection, Richard Weaver Library.
  • Number Of Books in Library 240,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Herbert Henry Dow Science Building, Sage Center for the Arts, Howard Music Building, Kresge Center for Traditional Studies, Strosaker Science Center, Mary Randall Preschool.
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,700
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 75%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,300
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Institutional employment available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Comerica, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte Touche, Federal Mogul, Ford, General Moters, General Mills, Pfizer, Daimler Chrysler
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 79%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village