Virtually Hamilton Events
Tuesday, October 31, 8 a.m.
Moderated by Senior Assistant Dean of Admission Addie Bartlett, this panel will feature current Hamilton students from across the globe. We’re proud of the wide range of students from diverse backgrounds who are on College Hill. On our campus this year are students from 47 states and 54 countries, with international students comprising a little over 7% of our student body.
We recognize you will have many choices in your college search, whether you decide to pursue a degree in your home country or abroad, and this session will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about what makes Hamilton College such an excellent option for students from around the world.
Admission & Financial Aid Advice from "The Room Where it Happens"
Held on Tuesday, October 10. Join members of our Admission and Financial Aid leadership team in “The Room Where it Happens” (that is a reference to our favorite Broadway show, for those paying attention). Our panelists will answer your questions and provide guidance on topics that may be on your mind as you navigate your college search. Watch Recording . . .
Held on Tuesday, September 26. At Hamilton, relationships and personal connections matter … and that relationship begins when you are in the college search process. One of the best ways to explore your potential fit with Hamilton and connect with the admission office is through a personal interview. Our panelists provide admission interview tips, highlight ways to make the most of your interview experience at Hamilton (and we suppose elsewhere, if you must!). Watch Recording . . .
College Essay Writing Tips from Admission Officers
Held on Tuesday, September 12. Working on your college essay can be a stressful experience — but it doesn’t need to be if you have the right attitude and guidance to keep you on track. That’s what our admission officers provide in this interactive panel discussion. While we’re not looking for perfection in your essay, we do hope to get to know you better through your writing, and we share some ideas and best practices to keep in mind when you sit down to write your essays this fall. Watch Recording . . .
Our Generous Financial Aid
Held on Tuesday, August 29. FAFSA. CSS Profiles. Net Price Calculators. Need Blind. Demonstrated Need. Estimated Family Contribution. What does this all mean? We know that the world of college financial aid can be overwhelming for many students and their families as it adds another layer of complexity to an already stressful college application process. It doesn’t have to be confusing! Join us for this event, where we will demystify the process of applying for financial aid, talk about our generous resources, and provide some guidelines and financing options for you and your family to think about as you consider this important investment. Watch Recording . . .
Held on Tuesday, July 11. Moderated by a Hamilton admission officer, this student panel explored the myriad ways you'll be able to expand your perspectives as you participate in activities outside the classroom. Whether your interests lie in athletics, student-led clubs, the arts, or all of the above, this event highlighted the robust opportunities for students to be active in Hamilton’s community. Watch Recording . . .