Hope College is a leading four-year liberal arts college where academic excellence, vibrant Christian faith and diverse co-curricular programs join in a welcoming environment.
Hope is nestled on a beautifully landscaped campus in the heart of award-winning downtown Holland, Michigan, just miles from pristine beaches. Part of this thriving community for more than 150 years, Hope is home to more than 3,200 students.
Offering 91 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, Hope provides the flexibility for students to pursue broad and varied academic interests. Our student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1 ensures that our small class sizes encourage strong connection and mentoring.
Hope College graduates are educated to think about important issues with clarity, wisdom and a deeper understanding of the historic Christian faith. Though affiliated with the Reformed Church in America, we are ecumenically diverse. Students of all faiths — and no faith — are welcome.
This rare combination of deep roots and rigorous preparation for the world of tomorrow equips Hope graduates to leave campus and make an impact at organizations, companies and graduate schools around the country and abroad. Of the most recent graduating class:
- 94% were in the workforce or graduate school within six months
- 86% of those employed full-time were employed in their field of study
- 91% planned their futures with mentoring from faculty and staff
- 96% participated in experiential learning
We’re glad you have made Hope part of your college search! Learn more at hope.edu.
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posted October 15, 2018
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Andrews University Joins SAGE Tuition Rewards
posted September 6, 2018
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Spring Arbor University Joins SAGE Tuition Rewards
posted August 21, 2018
Spring Arbor University, which has distinguished itself as a place where faith and learning meet for the past 135 years, has joined the SAGE Private College and University Enrollment Consortium. 14 Michigan colleges and 53 Christian colleges now participate in Tuition Rewards.
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