Welcome to Hofstra University

Prepare to achieve your dreams at Hofstra University. At Hofstra, you will take classes driven by the industry you want to pursue. Your professors are not only experts in the field; they have won awards and have contacts to the best in the business. On top of that, Hofstra's campus location on Long Island is just an hour outside New York City. So, you will get to take advantage of earning your degree near Business Insider's No.1 most influential city in the world. Learn alongside domestic and international students while receiving in-demand education for your career aspirations.

  • Top 6% of colleges and universities nationwide for mid-career salary for alumni with only a bachelor’s degree (PayScale College Salary Report 2018-2019).
  • Top 25% US Colleges (The Wall Street Journal & Times Higher Education, U.S. College Ranking 2019).
  • 73% of students completed an internship before graduating (Class of 2017-2018).
  • #77 Best Value Schools (U.S. News & World Report 2019).
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Your course options

If you meet the academic and English language requirements for your degree program, you may apply directly to Hofstra University.


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Your INTO Center

Our INTO Center will help you with everything you need as you transition to life at a US university. Whether you're interested in tutoring, language and cultural support or just want to meet with fellow international students, you can find it all here.

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Life On Long Island

The unique combination of peaceful Long Island amid New York hustle and bustle allows you to relax and study in a quiet environment. With the city just 40km away, you can pursue professional opportunities at renowned organizations or dive into cultural activities like museums, musicals and dining.

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Your accommodation

Living on campus at Hofstra will allow you to be close to everything you need in order to be a successful student. Want to take a break from your homework? Head to the Fitness Center, conveniently located a few steps away from your dorm. Feeling hungry? Choose from one of our 24 retail restaurant locations on campus. No matter what you need, our friendly housing staff will be here to help you feel like you are at home.

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