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Study at Hampden Sydney College

Hampden 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.

Course Topics

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.

Student Enrolment

Hampden Sydney, in 2007, had 1, 122 students (1, 122 full-time equivalent). The Student Enrolment at the school is overwhelmingly male.

Student Life

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
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts114history, economics, political science, English, econometrics, Classical languages, Ancient Greek language, Spanish language, . . .
Business and Management40managerial economics
Science35biology, physics, chemistry, biochemistry
Religion and Philosophy13philosophy, religion, philosophy and religious studies
Therapy and Counselling10psychology
Computer Science and Engineering2computer science
Mathematics2applied mathematics, mathematics
Fine Arts1fine arts, fine arts studies

Contact: Hampden Sydney

Hampden Sydney College

College Road

Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943-0128

General Phone: (434) 223-6000


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