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  • UD is a Public and Hofstra University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Hofstra University has more expensive tuition & fees ($45,700) than UD ($34,310).
  • It is harder to admit to UD than Hofstra University.
  • UD has higher submitted SAT score (1,255) than Hofstra University (1,240).
  • UD has higher submitted ACT score (82) than Hofstra University (81).
  • UD has more students with 24,120 students while Hofstra University has 10,871 students.
  • UD has more full-time faculties with 1,185 faculties while Hofstra University has 512 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of Delaware and Hofstra University.
UDvs.Hofstra University
Newark, DelawareLocationHempstead, New York
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral/Research University
Tuition & Fees$45,700
11,879 (59.53%)Number Receiving Financial Aid5,943 (88.69%)
$10,041Average Amount of Financial Aid$23,690
62.89 %Acceptance Rates63.95 %
26.72 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)9.55 %
1,255SAT Score1,240
82ACT Score81
81 %Graduation Rate63 %
-Transfer-out Rate28 %
90 %Retention Rate82 %
24,120Student Population10,871
1,185Number of Faculties512
15 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, On-campus daycare