HOFSTRA AT A GLANCE 2018
CAMPUS INFORMATION 
  • Founded in 1935
  • Located in Hempstead, Long Island, 25 miles east of NYC
  • President: Stuart Rabinowitz, J.D.
  • Provost: Gail M. Simmons, PhD
  • Private, nonsectarian, coeducational
  • 116 buildings on 244 acres
  • 27 academic and 30 total accreditations
  • Member of Phi Beta Kappa
  • 100% program accessibility for persons with disabilities
  • More than 136,000 alumni
Total Fall 2015 Enrollment: 11,131
  • 6,861 Undergraduate
  • 3,018 Graduate
  • 835 Law
  • 417 Medicine

The Hofstra undergraduate student body is comprised of students from 47 states and 76 countries.


COLLEGES & SCHOOLS

DEGREES
FACULTY
There are 1,236 faculty members, 493 of whom are full-time.  Ninety-one percent of full-time faculty hold the highest degree attainable in their fields.
CAMPUS LIFE

35 residence halls housing about 3,500 students, 18 eateries, 6 theaters, and more than 270 student clubs of which there are 33 local/national fraternities & sororities

Hofstra has a vibrant campus with hundreds of social, academic and cultural events per year

The Hofstra University Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The Museum, with a collection of more than 5,000 works of art from the world's diverse cultures, offers 4-6 original exhibitions annually along with related programs that engage varied Audiences. It also oversees an extensive collection of outdoor sculptures featuring approximately 70 works of art.

The Hofstra libraries contain over 1 million volumes and provide 24/7 online access to more than 100,000 full-text journals and 200,000 electronic books.

17 varsity sports – 8 for men, 9 for women