Hood is more than a beautiful campus in Frederick, Maryland; world-class faculty and caring support staff present an exciting university-like education in a small college environment to highly motivated students by integrating the liberal arts with professional studies. Hood's core values and traditions, its commitment to continuous improvement, comparative excellence and exceeding student expectations, have made it a treasured institution to current students and to more than 17,000 graduates living the United States and around the world.
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Hood offers a wide range of academics, distinguished faculty, a small student-to-faculty ratio, numerous leadership and real-world experience opportunities, an unbeatable location, a diverse student population from across the nation and the world, a vibrant campus environment and access to an extensive array of social, cultural and recreational activities.
Visiting campuses is an essential part of the college selection process and one of the best ways to get a feel for what college life is like. College-bound students are encouraged to meet with an admission counselor and to talk with current students, professors and coaches—and, of course, to tour Hood's beautiful campus.
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