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About the university

Quality education, career preparation

At Hofstra University, opportunities are endless. With a wide range of programs, students can pursue their passions in a degree program from a nationally respected institution. Every program at Hofstra is designed to ensure you get the very best education. Academic support and career preparation will round out your experience at Hofstra University.

The campus is located on Long Island, a short train ride from New York City. You will be surrounded by some of the nation's top businesses, industry leaders and entertainers. Because of its location, students also have access to a surplus of experiential opportunities, internships and volunteer programs. Within one year of receiving their degree, 99% of graduating students are employed, attend or plan to attend graduate school.

students walking down hofstra's barnard hall

A place to thrive

Hofstra University boasts a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. In the classroom, undergraduates benefit from a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio and small class sizes. Around campus, students can get involved in clubs, organizations, and internships. As a Hofstra alumni, you'll join a network of over 136,000 graduates who help one another advance in their fields.