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Mount Holyoke College

719 reviews
  1. South Hadley Town, MA
  2. 4 Year
A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Campus
    A
  5. Athletics
    NG
  6. Party Scene
    C
  7. Professors
    A
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    A
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    B+
Mount Holyoke College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
Data not available
Athletic Conference
New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference
Address
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Mount Holyoke College Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
47%
SAT Range
Data not available
ACT Range
Data not available
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Recommended

Cost

Net Price
$29,481/ year
National
$15,317

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $13,169/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,846/ year
  • $49-75k
    $20,232/ year
  • $76-110k
    $27,071/ year
  • $110k+
    $36,703/ year

Academics

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
98%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.54 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.49 responses
39%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.49 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,151Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
13%
Varsity Athletes
Data not available
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Brilliant
    33%
  • Friendly and accepting
    28%
  • Leaders
    11%
  • There is no one word
    28%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
0%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.34 responses
Poll
3%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.67 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Accepting
    64%
  • Changemaking
    7%
  • Empowering
    14%
  • Inviting,
    14%

After Mount Holyoke College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
82%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.19 responses

Reviews

719 reviews
  • Excellent
    150
  • Very Good
    275
  • Average
    216
  • Poor
    43
  • Terrible
    35
I have to say that Mount Holyoke is a super amazing college, which give me extraordinary experience out of classes. Doing something like newspapers, video and internship.
  • College Student
  • 6 months ago
Getting a job it's difficult and there a strong connection with the alumni and a lot of support
  • College Student
  • 6 months ago
They are always warm and welcoming and love to teach
  • College Student
  • 6 months ago