Study at Hampden Sydney CollegeHampden Sydney is in a self-contained town, in Hampden-Sydney, VA. The school is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at Hampden Sydney earn degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.
There are more programs of study at the school than you'll find at most colleges of similar size. The most common major fields study at Hampden Sydney include science and liberal arts.
Hampden Sydney Selectivity
The school does not admit all applicants. The middle range of verbal SAT scores in 2007 was 510 to 600 for students at Hampden Sydney. While math SAT scores among applicants varied, those accepted commonly had scores between 515 and 630.
One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here the school does well in comparison to most schools. Some professors at Hampden Sydney are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members. Faculty salaries at the school are higher than most.
Hampden Sydney, in 2007, had 1, 122 students (1, 122 full-time equivalent). The Student Enrolment at the school is overwhelmingly male.
Hampden Sydney is not thought of as a commuter school, and many students live on campus or nearby. Dorm living is common. Hampden Sydney makes available student meal plans. Athletic teams at the school belong to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference for major sports.
Hampden Sydney Programs and Degrees
Contact: Hampden Sydney
Hampden Sydney College
Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943-0128
General Phone: (434) 223-6000