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Hilbert College is a private institution that was founded in 1957. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 47 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Hilbert College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (North), 43. Its tuition and fees are $18,900 (2011-12).
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A private four-year institution in the Catholic, Franciscan tradition, Hilbert encourages personal and organizational change through vision and hope, and creates a meaningful, unique undergraduate educational experience based in the liberal arts. Hilbert's challenging academic programs are taught by professors who bring in-depth theoretical and practical experience to the classroom, which is balanced with outstanding student internship opportunities. New academic concentrations have been added in family violence, forensic investigation, rehabilitation services, and sports management. Known for its law and justice programs, Hilbert's new economic crime investigation lab is one of only a few computer crime and forensic training labs for undergraduates in the country to give students hands-on training in the field.
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic (Franciscan)|
When applying to Hilbert College, it's important to note the application deadline is September 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 4. The application fee at Hilbert College is $20. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 69.1 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||69.1%|
|Application deadline||September 1|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 4|
The student-faculty ratio at Hilbert College is 13:1. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 68.0 percent.
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Hilbert College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA III|
Campus Info & Services
Hilbert College offers a number of student services including placement service and health insurance. Hilbert College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Hilbert College, 95 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Hilbert College.
|Students who have cars on campus||95%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
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|Tuition and fees||$18,900 (2011-12)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data