Hamilton College – A College In New York

Hamilton CollegeHamilton College is a private college. It’s a liberal arts college situated in Clinton, New York. The college was established in 1793. It’s also referred to as “the College on the Hill”. Student to faculty ratio of the college is kept at 9:1. About 98% of the students live o the campus.


Some of the areas of study of the college are:-
Africana Studies – for study of African culture and traditions

Art- opening career options in a number of fields

Biology- for examining life through various approaches

Chinese- for knowledge of Chinese language and literature

Communication – for communication skills required in various fields

Creative Writing- for enhancement of writing skills in English language

Education Studies- preparing educators for various schools and colleges

Foreign Languages- for understanding various foreign language through literature and other sources

Geosciences – for observing physical structure of our planet

Hispanic Studies- for studies related to Spanish speaking countries like Spain and Mexican

Latin American Studies- for knowledge of Latin culture and History

Neuroscience – for gaining expertise in brain and nervous system

Religious Studies- for better understanding of different religions and religious traditions of various cultures

World Politics- for studying relations and interactions between various nations and analyzing changes in them

The college operates lots of student clubs and organization. Students can choose from them according to their interests and study programs. Some of such organizations are Active Minds, Blue Vinyl, Casually Gourmet, Dinner Party Club, GNAR club, Her Campus, Paintball, Rainbow Alliance, The Hamilton College Grilling Club, Writer’s Bloc, Black and Latino Student Union, South Asian Students Association, Alpha Delta Phi, Delta Phi, Psi Upsilon, Duelly Noted, Special K, Tumbling After, Amnesty International, HEAG, International Justice Mission, Model United Nations, Slow Food, Hamilton College Hillel, Muslim Students Association, Equestrian Team, Hamilton Alpine Ski Team, Running Club etc.

For maintaining health of the students the college operates the Thomas B. Rudd Health Center. The center provides health awareness education, consultation, medication for illness and injuries etc.

When it comes to financial aids, the college is there with lots of options. It offers a number of merit scholarships. It also helps on loans for students and parents. It also offers employment opportunity to students during academic years. For career services, the college runs Career Center which provides all services from exploring job opportunities to enhance interview skills.