14%

Acceptance Rate

$35,660

Avg.Financial Aid

001171

FAFSA Code

About Harvey Mudd College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

902

Website

https://www.hmc.edu

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WASC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Harvey Mudd College is a private university located in Claremont, CA. Harvey Mudd College occupies a total area of about 38 acres. In 1955, Harvey Mudd College was founded. Notably, the official colors of the university are black, gold. Across all the courses offered at Harvey Mudd College, the enrolment stands at 904. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 115 (2019) faculty. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 49% of the students who are females and 51% are males at Harvey Mudd College. At HMC, around 100% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including George Nelson (Physicist, Astronaut), Stanley G. Love (Physicist, Astronaut), Eric B. Kim (Businessperson), and Arunas Rudvalis (Mathematician) in its 65 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. HMC offers a total of 15 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), and WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges). $328 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the Harvey Mudd College.

Location & Contact

Address

301 Platt Blvd.

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9096218000
Fax: 9096218360
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Harvey Mudd College at the 23rd position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

5-Jan

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

14%

SAT Range

1490 - 1560

ACT Range

34 - 35

Application Fee

$70

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admissions process is difficult albeit selective in its approach. To kickstart the admission process at HMC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $70. The SAT score in the range of 1490-1570 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Harvey Mudd College, must score 34 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 33 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 301 Platt Blvd., Claremont, California 91711. They can also call them at (909) 621-8000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$38,768

Average Annual Cost

$56,331

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$289

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$18,127

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,400

Total One Year Cost

$76,947

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to HMC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $79,539. The average annual tuition cost ($58,660), books and supplies ($800), room and boarding ($18,679), and budget for other expenses ($1,400) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

8:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

97%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$3,885

Faculty Overview

59%

Male Professors

41%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Engineering, General

77 Graduates

Computer Science

27 Graduates

Physics

26 Graduates

Mathematics and Computer Science

25 Graduates

Mathematics

22 Graduates

Chemistry

10 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

2 Graduates

Economics

2 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

902

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

13%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

52%

US National: 44%

Female

48%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

31% White

7% Unknown

3% Black

20% Hispanic

10% Two or more races

10% Non Resident alien

19% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

48%

Out Of State

42%

In State

10%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$82,807 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

Yes

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

99%

Averege Housing Cost

$9,888/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $8,239/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$8,239/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Stags (men) and Athenas (women)

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Southern California Intercoll Ath Conf

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

8

Sports Club

20

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Water Polo

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Water Polo

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by HMC. At HMC, $18,679 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Harvey Mudd College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at HMC costs around $8,239 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At HMC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 51% and 49%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$72,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$88,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,201

$25,248

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$210 - 262

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

67%

Average Aid Per Year

$35,660

Students Receiving Federal Grants

14%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,773

Students Receiving State Aid

7%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,084

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

67%

Average Aid Per Year

$33,513

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$50,591

$30K - $48K

$60,857

$48K - $75K

$51,959

$75K - $110K

$53,727

> $110K

$25,181

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$16,302,844

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,104,211

In case the students at Harvey Mudd College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $6,421, whereas the financial aid is $34,904. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $9,084 and institutional aid worth $34,904. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Harvey Mudd College amount to $16,302,844 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $3,104,211.

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