• Address: 1536 Hewitt Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55104

  • Phone Number: 651-523-2800

  • Website: https://www.hamline.edu/

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About Hamline University

Hamline University is a private not-for-profit university headquartered at Saint Paul, Minnesota. It was established in 1854 and is Minnesota’s first university. It is the only united methodist university available in the state of Minnesota and the first graduates of the university were women. 91% of the faculty who are full-timers have Ph.D. or highest level of degree in their respective fields.

It has students from the states of U.S. and 35 countries. The university provides education in more than 50 areas of study

  • Hamline University acceptance rate is 70%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 12:1.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 59%.

  • Hamline University address is 1536 Hewitt Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55104


Hamline University Online

Online courses are delivered easily and are dealt with the faculty who teach on campus. They work with designers and developers to ensure that classes offered to the students meet the industry standards and utilize the latest technologies.

They teach in enriching an interactive learning environment online. Students can access self-help resources by logging in to the college accounts. 

Student interactions occur through email or online discussion boards. Instructors often give feedback through Phone, WebEx and Google Hangouts.

It has 'Hamline Lynda portal' for the students to learn how to use the online portal, Blackboard, Moodle, Excel Word and Google Docs.


Hamline University Schools

  • School of Business

  • School of Education

  • College of Liberal Arts

  • Mitchell School Of Law


Hamline University Tuition

It provides Masters and Certificates programs online. The average tuition for these programs are as follows.

Degree Type
Total Average Tuition
Masters $20,028
Certificate $3,882

Hamline University Majors and Programs

It offers online majors in the following fields.

It provides 16 online programs, some of them are mentioned below.

Certificate in Adult ESL
Masters in the Study of Law
Certificate in Advanced TEFL
Master of Public Administration
Certificate in College Admission Counseling
Master of Arts in Education

Hamline University Financial Aid

FAFSA/Federal School code used for applying for various financial aids is 002354. $22,676 is the average tuition amount per year received as a grant or scholarship by the students.

Federal Aid offered are Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, TEACH Grant, Direct PLUS loan, Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized Loans, and Federal Work study.

State Grants available are Minnesota State Grant, Minnesota Teacher Candidate Grant, and Minnesota Postsecondary Child Care Grant.

Institutional Aid consists of grants and scholarships such as Clergy Grant, Hamline University’s United Methodist Matching Scholarship, and National United Methodist Church Scholarship.

Post 9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program are provided as Military Aid.


Hamline University Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

It is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Programmatic Accreditation

  • The Legal education programs are accredited by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, American Bar Association.

  • The Teacher education programs are accredited by National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education


Hamline University Library

'Bush Memorial Library' is the name of the university library. It has several volumes of books, citations, articles, journals, and magazines for the students, staff, and faculty. It also has an online presence where students can access databases and article, research and course guides, digital collections, film, images, and audio. Interlibrary loans are also available. Students can access research assistance, university archives, and citation tools from the digital library.   


Hamline University Rankings and Reviews

  • It is ranked 13th in 'Regional Universities-Mid-West' and 14th in 'Best Undergraduate Training' according to the US News.

  • According to Forbes, it is ranked 94th in the 'Midwest Universities', 277th in 'Private Colleges' and 415th in 'Top Colleges'.

  • Professors are graduates from Ivy league colleges and possess Doctorates from top universities of America.

  • The university consists of a diversified community and people, its small class size helps each student to interact with the professors.

  • Campus security is good and it has a separate team for campus security.

  • Internships and research from the students are encouraged.

  • Athletic coaches help the players to balance academics along with the athletics.  


Hamline University Campus

It consists of the special center for Counseling and Health Services. It has more than 70 student organizations and its students contribute over 1,50,000 hours of community services each year. It has athletics, intramural sports, spiritual life, and recreational facilities to keep the students engaged.

Hamline University Bookstore includes rental textbooks, gifts, college and school supplies along with apparels of the university. It also provides snacks to the students. It has an online presence as well for the convenience of the students.

Hamline University Athletics

20 NCAA Division III Athletic teams are present out of which 9 are men teams and rest are women teams. They are called 'Hamline Pipers'. They participate in Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Hamline University Football and Baseball has a huge fan following in the university campus. Players of this sports are eligible for various scholarships, rewards, and endorsements.

Hamline University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
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For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

Saint Paul, Minnesota

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002354
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What is FAFSA school code?
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Institutional Accreditation

HLC
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What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Programmatic Accreditation

ABA, NCATE

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Military Friendly, Yellow Ribbon Program, Veterans Friendly , Student Portal , eLibrary

Branches

Minneapolis (Minnesota)

Companies

Dakota Electric, Lifetouch, UnitedHealth Group, Xcel Energy, Patterson Companies

Data Source: https://www.hamline.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Hamline University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 70 %
Student Faculty Ratio 12: 1
Total Population 3,852
Student Population Full Time: 2,204 Part Time: 1,648
Gender Division Male: 36 % Female: 64 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 4,252 1,534 2,718
Total Applicants Admitted - 2,989 1,038 1,951
Applicants Enrolled - 548 195 353
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 547 195 352

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 53 %

The College Monk

Female: 64 %

Total Graduation Rate: 59 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Hamline University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Hamline University

College of Liberal Arts

Majors available

Literature

School of Business

Majors available

Business Management

School of Education

Majors available

Education

Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Majors available

Sociology

Hamline University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 37
Number of students submitting ACT scores 521
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 7%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 95%
SAT Math 570 average 480 - 660 range
SAT Critical Reading 575 average 500 - 650 range
SAT Writing 550 average 480 - 620 range
ACT Composite 24 average 21 - 28 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Hamline University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,484 Undergraduate Student, U, S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $1,875 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time June 30th, 2019
TEACH Grant $16,000 Undergraduate or Graduate student, enrolled in TEACH Grant Eligible major,Minimum of 3.25 CGPA June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,712 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $5,712 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $5,712 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $5,712 U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $17,613 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program $17,613 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: https://www.hamline.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Minnesota State Grant $5,183 Based on full-time enrollment of 15 credits per semester. Minnesota Resident October 4th, 2018
Minnesota Teacher Candidate Grant $7,500 Requires at least 12 weeks of student teaching in order for the teacher. October 4th, 2018
Minnesota Postsecondary Child Care Grant $2,800 Full-time student, Minnesota Resident. October 4th, 2018

Data Source: https://www.hamline.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Clergy Grant Varies Dependent children of United Methodist ministers who earns his/her living as an active minister. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Hamline University’s United Methodist Matching Scholarship $1,000 Local United Methodist Church. Varies
National United Methodist Church Scholarship $1,000 Active United Methodist Church members. Varies

Data Source: https://www.hamline.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $17,227
$30,001 - $48,000 $16,955
$48,001 - $75,000 $19,097
$75,001 - $110,000 $23,184
Over $110,000 $27,220

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 36% $4,331
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 100% $25,007
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 36% $5,260
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 100% $20,831
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 75% $8,662
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 75% $5,712
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 22,676
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 1
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $3,000
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $3,000
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 76 $13,070
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 42 $17,613
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 34 $7,459

Data Source: https://www.hamline.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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