Is Hofstra in a bad area?

Is Hofstra in a bad area?

Hofstra does have a great amount of security, making it much safer on campus. There is also a twenty four hour bus that takes students to the train station, making it a safer travel option than walking. Even with the problems involving the surrounding area, I still feel safe on campus.

Can you get into Yale with a 3.7 GPA?

According to a report in the New York Times the average academic index of students admitted to Harvard, Princeton and Yale is 220. So yes, you have a chance to get in if you have a 1500 SAT Score and near perfect SAT Subject Test scores along with a 3.7 GPA.

Is Hofstra an Ivy League school?

In one of my classes, the topic of Hofstra becoming a member of the Ivy League was recently brought up. In its 54-year history, the Ivy League has never accepted a school into its ranks. In fact, its Web site does not even have a form to apply to join!

Is a 3.7 unweighted GPA good?

A 3.7 GPA is a very good GPA, especially if your school uses an unweighted scale. If you’ve been taking high level classes and earning a 3.7 unweighted GPA, you’re in great shape and can expect to be accepted to many selective colleges.

Can you fail at Harvard?

In reality, it’s very difficult to fail out of Harvard. With Harvard’s grade inflation, about half of the grades awarded are either A’s or A-‘s. In fact, Harvard has a rule that not more than 50 percent of any graduating class can graduate with honors.

Which Ivy is hardest to get into?


How hard is it to get a 4.0 at Harvard?

According to a Crimson survey, about 2% of Harvard undergraduates per class graduate with a perfect 4.0 GPA—meaning they received an A in literally every single class they took (not even an A-). As a student here at Harvard, I’m going to disagree with just about every other answer.

Is Hofstra a party school?

Hofstra has a stereotype that it is a big party school with little focus on academics. I’m not aware of too many, but one is that we’re all your typical Long Island stock. We aren’t really known as a party school per se, but there’s a little bit of that impression too.

What is special about Hofstra University?

Hofstra University can help you get where you want to go, with small classes, dedicated faculty and a beautiful, energized campus, plus all the opportunities of New York City within easy reach. The student-faculty ratio of 13 to 1 and a priority on teaching excellence ensures you’re part of creating your own success.