Hillsdale College Online Curriculum Attracts 1.7 Million Students

Free courses continue to grow with thousands of new students every day Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College announced today that 1.7 million students have enrolled in its various free online courses. “Hillsdale College prides itself on offering a classical liberal arts education to students both on campus and online,” said Jon Lewis, […]

Hillsdale Academy Student Named 2018 National Scholastic Art & Writing Award Recipient

Freshman Francesca Rahe awarded regional and national honors for short story entries Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale Academy congratulates freshman student Francesca Rahe on receiving three 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for her short story entries in the Midwest regional and national competitions. “We are incredibly proud of Francesca and her achievement,” […]

Hillsdale College Alumnus Philip Wegmann Named Steamboat Institute’s 2018 Tony Blankley Chair

2015 graduate awarded prestigious public policy fellowship Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College congratulates 2015 Hillsdale graduate Philip Wegmann on being awarded the 2018 Tony Blankley Chair for Public Policy and American Exceptionalism by the Steamboat Institute. “Phil was a very good writer at Hillsdale College, and he’s only gotten better at The […]

Hillsdale College Welcomes 11 New Faculty Members for 2018-19 Academic Year

Delp Hall

Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College welcomes 11 new faculty members to campus for the 2018-2019 academic year. “We are pleased to welcome these accomplished scholars and teachers to the Hillsdale faculty,” said Hillsdale College provost David Whalen. “They join a dedicated cadre of professors, and our students will cherish these new faculty […]

Hillsdale College Welcomes Fall 2018 Pulliam Fellow Charles R. Kesler

Journalism Lecture

Claremont McKenna government scholar on campus for two-week residency Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College is proud to host Claremont McKenna College distinguished professor of government Charles R. Kesler as the College’s fall 2018 Eugene C. Pulliam Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Journalism. Kesler will present a public lecture on “American Political Realignments and […]

Hillsdale College Seniors Score in 99th Percentile Nationally on Proficiency Test for Third Consecutive Year

2018 Senior Class

Educational Testing Service evaluates skills in critical thinking, mathematics, sciences Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. — Hillsdale College today announced that seniors in the class of 2018 who took the Educational Testing Service’s Proficiency Profile standardized test scored in the 99th percentile, a significant achievement on a test that is akin to a college-level SAT. […]

Hillsdale College Alum Named Innovation Director at Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

2003 graduate Paul Watkins named director of bureau’s new Office of Innovation Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College congratulates 2003 graduate Paul Watkins on being named director of the Office of Innovation at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). “Paul has been hard at work for the American people since he graduated from […]

Hillsdale College Welcomes Freshman Class From 44 States, 5 Countries

freshman convocation

College welcomes its most selective class to date, average ACT 30.16 and GPA 3.89 Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College is pleased to welcome the class of 2022 to campus. With an admittance rate of 37 percent, the incoming students comprise the College’s most selective freshman class. They also boast the College’s highest […]

Hillsdale College Hosts First 2018-19 CCA Seminar On Campus

Center for Constructive Alternatives explores American political scandals Download Media Advisory Hillsdale, Mich. – From Sunday, September 9 through Wednesday, September 12, Hillsdale College will host the first installment in its annual Center for Constructive Alternatives (CCA) seminar series. This CCA seminar examines the history of political scandals in America and how the public’s view […]

Hillsdale College Unveils Virtual 3D Imagery of Christ Chapel Building Project

Mockup of the upcoming Christ Chapel.

Hillsdale College is pleased to unveil virtual three-dimensional (3D) imagery of its Christ Chapel building project. The model, while not exact in color or detail, allows viewers to explore projections of the finished 27,000 sq. ft. building. The chapel is expected to be completed in spring of 2019.

Hillsdale College Named One Of Nation’s “Best 384 Colleges”

Hillsdale College Central Hall exterior.

The Princeton Review gives Hillsdale high marks in key academic, campus life rankings Download Press Release Hillsdale, Mich. – Hillsdale College has again been ranked among the nation’s “Best 384 Colleges” by The Princeton Review. Released on August 6, the annual rankings also name Hillsdale among the best colleges in the Midwest and rank it […]