It's time to reach for your dreams. It's time to be you. Discover your best self at Hofstra University.
Every university talks about its great faculty, but few can support that claim. At Hofstra University, our faculty – almost all of whom hold the highest degree in their field – are noted scholars and excellent teachers who motivate, mentor, listen to and advise students in small classes, while remaining committed to research and their professions.
A commitment to service, to engagement, to the world around us…with the individual student journey honored above all else. Find out how our students, faculty and staff describe their Hofstra journey and what pride and purpose mean to them.
Through small classes, an intimate campus environment and personal attention – we get to know our students. Yet Hofstra boasts the resources of a large university: state-of-the-art facilities, clubs and cultural events, NCAA Division I athletics, and an alumni network more than 131,000 strong.
Being a short train ride away from Manhattan gives our students countless opportunities. And living on a suburban campus, a recognized arboretum, gives them an idyllic place to study, live and work.
Hofstra University is a diverse, dynamic community where you can pursue your passion, with a greater purpose. Professors who mentor and inspire. Students committed to service and civic engagement. A university dedicated to making a difference. Meet some of our World Changers.
The killing of George Floyd is a stark reminder of the tragic impact of the history of racism and violence in this country. As a university and a community, we denounce racism, and unequivocally say Black lives matter at Hofstra.
At Hofstra University, students are dynamic, diverse and driven to succeed. They explore their interests both inside and outside the classroom, by getting involved in community service, professional internships or scholarly research. And when you ask them about the future, they’ll tell you: “I Got This.” Meet some of the Class of 2020 and find out why.
Hofstra professors are leaders in their fields and mentors in the classroom. They are Fulbright Scholars, Emmy Award winners, successful entrepreneurs, groundbreaking scientists, pioneering educators, best-selling authors and business executives. They are passionate about their work and dedicated to teaching and training the next generation of leaders.
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