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Data Resources

Common Data Set

The Common Data Set (CDS) initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson’s and U.S. News & World Report.

Common Data Set

View the Common Data Set

Fact Book

The Fact Book contains statistical information about Hope College faculty, staff and students to support sound planning and decision-making and serves as a reference for both internal and external audiences.

Enrollment History

Freshman/Transfer Student Enrollment

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

Applications, Admissions & Deposits paid

Applications, Admissions & Deposits Paid – Fall Term dashboard

Graduation Rate and Retention

Hope College Retention/ Graduation rates Dashboard

Hope College Retention/Graduation Rates Dashboard

Honors Graduates as a Percent of Total Graduates Dashboard

Honors Graduates as a Percent of Total Graduates dashboard

Percent of Stem Graduates by Year Dashboard

Percent of Stem Graduates by Year dashboard


Graduates by Division and major Dashboard Degrees by Division dashboard

View the Fact Book archive 

Financial Department Reports

By Variable

By Department

All Departments

Audited Financial Statements
Additional Data Sources


IPEDS provides basic data needed to describe and analyze trends in postsecondary education in the United States, in terms of the numbers of students enrolled, financial aid used, staff employed, dollars expended, and degrees and certificates earned.