Hofstra University is the ideal place for international students looking to begin an exciting American academic journey.
The university provides a number of pathway programs specifically for talented international students. Students can earn degree credits while developing their English language and academic skills, and then progress to a prestigious degree program taught by Hofstra University. Student who meet the undergraduate or graduate direct entry requirements can also start their degree-program right away.
The university has ranked within the top 25 percent of U.S. Colleges (The Wall Street Journal & Times Higher Education, U.S. College Ranking 2019) and placed at 97 in a ranking of Best Value Schools (U.S. News & World Report 2020). It's also within the top six percent of American colleges and universities for mid-career salaries for alumni who only have a bachelor's degree (PayScale College Salary Report 2018-2019).
Located on Long Island, students will enjoy all that the university and its location has to offer. This includes beautiful beaches, delicious dining options, lush forests, diverse cultural activities and more. It's also only 40km away from New York City, Business Insider's most influential city in the world, meaning that students will benefit from many industry links and opportunities.
Hofstra's campus has countless amenities for students to take advantage of. They can join in with the school spirit, the university has 21 NCAA Division I sports teams, which the entire community gets together to support.
There is a large range of academic, personal and social support services in place to ensure that all students have a safe, enjoyable and productive time at Hofstra University. From before they arrive until after they graduate, international students can be sure of an unforgettable educational experience.