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Hood College

Frederick, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate77%

About Hood College

Hood College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Frederick, Maryland. Hood College was founded in 1893. The college enrolls around 2,056 students a year, including 1,202 undergraduate students.

Hood College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Hood College. Hood College admitted 77% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 2,451 out of 3,192 total applicants were accepted.

Hood College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 77%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests

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Hood College is located in the town of Frederick, Maryland, in the suburbs of Baltimore and Washington and DC.

If you want to see Hood College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70/270 and Rt. 15 to Frederick, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Hood College and Frederick are like without leaving home.

College Info

401 Rosemont Avenue Frederick, MD 21701-8575

Campus Setting: Suburban

Hood College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hood College is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Hood College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Hood College is like? There are approximately 2,056 students enrolled at Hood College, including 1,202 undergraduate students and 854 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 75% percent are from MD and 25% percent of students are from other states.


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