At Hope College, academic excellence in the liberal arts combine with a vibrant Christian faith. This rare combination means you’ll spend every day here challenging yourself and asking questions. The answers will shape your life. With 3,100+ students and nearly 360 professors, we inspire students to live life to the fullest — and achieve remarkable results. As a Hope student, you’ll immerse yourself in the liberal arts, exploring ideas and faith, freely and fully. A Hope education is personal and powerful. Experience the Hope difference for yourself.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • 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
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

Application requirements for first-year students:

  • Completed Common Application including high school transcript and School Report
  • Official transcript(s) from any colleges you’ve attended (dual enrollment/early college)
There is no application fee to apply to Hope College, and we don’t require test scores for admission.

November 1 is our Early Notification Deadline (non-binding). If your application is complete by this date we’ll mail our decision Thanksgiving week. We review applications completed after November 1 on a rolling basis.

After you submit your application, you can check your application status through our online portal.

Transfer

Application requirements for transfer students:

  • Completed Common Application
  • Official final high school transcript (submitted by a counselor at your former high school)
  • College transcript(s) (from all previous colleges)
There is no application fee to apply to Hope College, and we don’t require test scores for admission.

After you submit your application, you can check your application status through our online portal.

Visit us

It’s no secret – the best way for you to get to know Hope is to spend time on our campus!

Join us on campus for an individual visit, Anchor Day or Saturday visit. 

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location
Address

69 East 10th Street
Holland, MI 49423, United States of America

Phone number

(616) 395-7850

Region

Midwest

Midwest