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Wright Stadium and football practice at sunset.Hartwick is all about having the courage to get out of your comfort zone; that's why we award scholarships for your accomplishments both in and out of the classroom.

Academic scholarships range from $20,000 to $92,000 over four years of study, and Ad Altiora Achievement Awards for what you accomplish outside the classroom are $4,000 to $16,000 over four years for those who qualify. Admitted students are eligible to receive both - together, they add up to a maximum of $108,000 over four years of study at Hartwick. To indicate your interest in your Hartwick scholarship, apply today!

Hartwick students in the lab. Step 1:
Use the Hartwick Priority Application, The Common Application, or the Universal College Application. Hartwick is SAT Optional, so let us know if we should use your test scores to determine your scholarship.
A Hartwick College Open House event. Step 2:
Apply for the Ad Altiora Achievement Award.
Tell us about your achievements outside the classroom. A personal essay, interview, and resume/activity sheet will help us get to know your true potential and could mean more money. Call 888-HARTWICK to schedule a campus visit.
Hartwick students study abroad. Step 3:
Apply for need-based aid.
After January 1, 2014, visit to complete your application. Be sure to list Hartwick College as one of the schools to receive the results. Our school code is 002729.

Questions? Contact us!
If you have any questions about Hartwick or the application process, get in touch by calling 888-HARTWICK or emailing

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