Events

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    Campus-Life

    Alumni Weekend

    Alumni Weekend
    Date
    Location
    DeWitt Student and Cultural Center
  2. Placeholder Image Event image for Annual Alumni Banquet

    Campus-Life

    Annual Alumni Banquet

    Annual Alumni Banquet
    Date
    Location
    Haworth Inn and Conference Center
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    Admissions

    Research Day

    Research Day
    Date
    Cost
    Free
    Location
    Jim and Martie Bultman Student Center
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    HSRT: West Side Story
    Date
    Location
    DeWitt Student and Cultural Center
  5. Placeholder Image Event image for HSRT: Cinderella
    HSRT: Cinderella
    Date
    Location
    DeWitt Student and Cultural Center
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News

  1. Academics

    Curtis Gruenler Wins Award for Book on “Piers Plowman”

    Dr. Curtis A. Gruenler of the Hope College English faculty has won the Anne Middleton Book Prize from the International Piers Plowman Society for his volume “Piers Plowman and the Poetics of Enigma: Riddles, Rhetoric and Theology.”

  2. Academics

    Seventeen Students Present Research at National Conference

    A total of 17 Hope College students presented their collaborative faculty-student research during the 33rd National Conference on Undergraduate Research, held on Thursday-Saturday, April 11-13, at Kennesaw State University in Georgia.

  3. Academics

    Eight Hope Students and Grads Honored in NSF Fellowship Program

    A total of eight Hope College students or recent graduates have been recognized with either fellowships or honorable mention through the prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship Program of the National Science Foundation (NSF) this year.

  4. Academics

    Four Students Receive Competitive Chemical Engineering Internships

    Hope College students Hunter Gieswein, Alexander Osterbaan, Kyra Ross and Alyssa VanZanten have been awarded internships through the SCI Scholars Internship Program, representing nearly 20 percent of the 2019 awardees in this national competition.

  5. Academics

    2019 Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Photo Gallery

    The annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creative Performance showcased original research by students on topics ranging from the preservation of relics to multiple studies of the Macatawa Watershed, to the impact of immigration on wages in the U.S., to disability in black women’s speculative fiction.

Hope College by the Numbers

  • 1866Year of College Charter

    Hope College was founded by the Rev. A.C. Van Raalte and was officially chartered in 1866. During the 2015–2016 school year, Hope celebrated 150 years of rigorous academics and faithful, Christian leadership.

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  • 35,000+Total Alumni

    Hope has over 35,000 alumni spanning every state and 80+ countries.

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  • 127,000Volunteer Hours

    Hope's faculty, staff and students have contributed over 127,000 hours to volunteer activities.

  • 200+International Study Programs

    Semester and year-long opportunities for off-campus study are available in virtually every part of the globe.

    Study abroad opportunities