Hartwick College

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Hartwick College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Oneonta, NY, a predominately rural area. Hartwick College has an enrollment of over 1,600 students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores between 1490 (25th percentile) - 1830 (75th percentile) on the SAT and between 23 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is common among applicants admitted to Hartwick College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Hartwick College average GPA ranges from 3.13 to 3.52 for accepted students. 84% of all those who apply are granted admission to Hartwick College, from which 12 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at hartwick.edu.

Overall Hartwick College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Hartwick College was reported as 84.2% in Fall 2013 with over 5,390 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1490 - 1830
  • ACT Scores: 23 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.52

How Hard Is It to Get into Hartwick College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Hartwick College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Hartwick College has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 91.3%
  • 2010-2011: 75.5%
  • 2011-2012: 77.1%
  • 2012-2013: 84.7%
  • 2013-2014: 84.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 82.6%

How Does Hartwick College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Hartwick College is fifty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi58.7%
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill73.1%
Colgate University26.4%
Morrisville State College59.0%
Hamilton College27.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Hartwick College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 620
Math510 - 610
Writing480 - 600
Total Score1490 - 1830
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score23 - 27
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