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    Hampshire College

    Hampshire College

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    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Art and Design, Languages and Literature, Liberal Arts, STEM, Film and Television
    • Type: Private, Nonprofit
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Campus Setting: Suburban
    • Testing Requirements: Not Required
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $56,630
    • Out of State Tuition: $56,630
    • Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Affiliation: The Common App, Colleges That Change Lives, Army ROTC
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 3447
    • IPED: 166018
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    Overview

    At Hampshire, your education focuses on personalized, independent work, close collaboration with faculty, and hands-on experience through study abroad, short-term field studies, internships, volunteer work, advanced independent projects, and much more.

    Hampshire opened in 1970, created when presidents of four distinguished New England colleges sought a home for bold, influential—even radical—ideas in higher education.

    Advancing through three levels, or Divisions, students explore freely and widely across Hampshire's five interdisciplinary Schools. To graduate, every student, with faculty advice and guidance, devises an individual program in which he or she attempts to ask--and answer–a question perhaps never before posed.