Hiram College

country rank  820
world rank  2620

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University Overview

Established in 1850, Hiram College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the village of Hiram (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Ohio. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Hiram College (Hiram) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Reformed religion. Hiram College (Hiram) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 169 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym Hiram
Founded 1850
Motto Fiat Lux
Let there be light
Colours Red and blue

University Location

Address Hinsdale Hall, Third Floor, Garfield Road
Hiram (population range: under 2,500)
44234-0067 Ohio
United States
T +1 (330) 569 5169
F +1 (330) 569 5944

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Teachout Price Hall Box 96
Hiram 44234
+1 (330) 569 5169

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Reformed Christian-Reformed Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) - www.disciples.org

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Hiram College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Higher Learning Commission

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Ohio Board of Regents
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • Ohio State Department of Education
  • Ohio Board of Nursing

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019