Graduation Rate
93.28%
Transfer-out Rate
4.48%
Retention Rate
94.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Hamilton College is 93.28% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. 458 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 491 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 88.67%.
The transfer-out rate is 4.48% that is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The retention rate (full-time students) is 94% that is extremely higher (most students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Hamilton College. 458 students have completed and 22 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 1 student still enrolled and 10 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)491491
Completers458
(93.28%)
458
Transfer-out22
(4.48%)
22
Still Enrolled1
(0.20%)
1
No Longer Enrolled10
(2.04%)
10

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 438 students have completed in 4 years and additional 16 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)438
(89.21%)
210
(86.78%)
228
(91.57%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)16
(3.26%)
11
(4.55%)
5
(2.01%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)4
(0.81%)
3
(1.24%)
1
(0.40%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total93.28% (458/491) 92.56% (224/242) 93.98% (234/249)
Asian94.44% (34/36) 88.89% (8/9) 96.30% (26/27)
Black (Non-Hispanic)89.47% (17/19) 90.00% (9/10) 88.89% (8/9)
Hispanic90.00% (36/40) 88.89% (16/18) 90.91% (20/22)
White94.33% (283/300) 94.12% (144/153) 94.56% (139/147)
Two or More Race100.00% (17/17) 100.00% (10/10) 100.00% (7/7)
Unknown84.91% (45/53) 80.77% (21/26) 88.89% (24/27)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity