About Hofstra University

Hofstra University is nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is one of only two universities chosen to host consecutive presidential debates (2008 and 2012). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university, including the Maurice A. Deane School of Law and the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.

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Chloe Fitzgerald and Taylor Pirone earn CAA Weekly Awards

Hofstra sophomore outfielder Chloe Fitzgerald and junior pitcher Taylor Pirone earned weekly awards from the Colonial Athletic Association on April 14.

3 days ago
Pride of the Pride

Hofstra Softball Freshman Lacey Clark Named CAA Rookie Of The Week

Hofstra Softball freshman Lacey Clark was named CAA Rookie Of The Week for April 8.

4 days ago
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Hollins University Lex Allen Literary Festival Finalists

Two Hofstra students, Laina Briedis and Julia McGuire, are finalists for awards in creative writing by the Hollins University Lex Allen Literary Festival in Roanoke, VA. The festival, an annual event since 1960, takes place this year on April 5. Both Laina and Julia are dual majors in elementary ...

8 days ago
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Local High School and Middle School Students Compete in Long Island Regional History Day

More than 540 students from high schools and middle schools in Queens and Long Island competed in the 34th Annual Long Island Regional History Day contest at Hofstra University on March 9, 2014. History Day is a national, year-long educational program that encourages students to explore local, st...

about 1 month ago
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2014 Hofstra University Baseball Team

The 2014 Hofstra Baseball team began its season February 21 in Arizona. The Pride are scheduled to open their home campaign Wednesday, March 19 versus Fordham.

about 1 month ago