The Hampden-Sydney experience will develop every aspect of your life-the intellectual certainly, but also the physical, social, moral, and spiritual. Here you will also find a brotherhood. Many of your most important experiences at Hampden-Sydney will be with your fellow students-special moments that will help you discover your calling, become a leader, and make life-long friends. Our results speak to the values we develop of dedication, perseverance, and personal accountability. 94% of our graduates earn their degrees in four years and earn a median starting salary close to $50,000.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

If you have graduated from high school and have taken any college-level courses since graduating, you will need to apply as a transfer student. Otherwise, you will want to apply as a first-year student.

Transfer

If you have graduated from high school and have taken any college-level courses since graduating, you will need to apply as a transfer student. Otherwise, you will want to apply as a first-year student.

Additional Information

The financial return on investing in an education begins with your first job. Fortunately, Hampden-Sydney men begin their careers earning more than graduates from other schools. But in the meantime, our Financial Aid Office is here to help you make your education more affordable.

Visit us

A tour and interview will allow you to meet one-on-one with an admissions officer and tour our 1300-acre campus with a current student. If you wish to attend an academic class, we can help arrange that for you as well. If you are a high school senior and want a more in-depth Hampden-Sydney experience, an overnight visit with a current student will give you great insight into life on the Hill.

"Hampden-Sydney College was worth every penny, and then some, in the experience I had and in the impact it made on my life, my career, and my future."

John Axsom, 2005
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

PO Box 667
Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 755-0733

Region

South

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