Facts & Figures

Hampton University Facts at a Glance
Motto: "The Standard of Excellence, An Education for Life"
Founded April 1, 1868 as Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute
President Dr. William R. Harvey
Location Hampton, Virginia, United States (Driving Directions)
Campus Size 314 acres
Number of Buildings 118 (Campus Map)
Motto "The Standard of Excellence, An Education for Life"
Nickname Pirates
University Colors Reflex Blue and White
Conference Big South
Affiliation NCAA Division I FCS
Fall 2021 Headcounts (Unduplicated Student Counts)
Grand Total Headcount of Students 3,313
Undergraduate 2,863
Graduate and Professional 450
First-Time Entering Freshmen 615
Student Profile
Total Men 32.81%
Total Women 67.19%
Non-Resident Alien 2.05%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.33%
Asian 0.51%
Black 94.33%
Hispanic/Latino 1.27%
Pacific Islander 0.12%
White 1.39%
Virginia (In-State) Students 22.70%
States Represented 44
Countries Represented: 18
Enrollment by Schools/Colleges
Enrollment by Schools / Colleges

*Sources: Office of the Registrar, Office of Admission, and Operations Analysis and Research Data Analyses

Related Information

University statistics are researched, compiled, and maintained by Operations Analysis & Research (oar.hamptonu.edu). If you need additional information, please call 757.727.5474.

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)

Students and prospective students may find the information resources of the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) of use in planning for college and careers. SCHEV has created an institutional profile for each Virginia public college and university, and for each independent college or university participation in the Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant Program. Hampton University’s profile can be reviewed by visiting http://research.schev.edu/iprofile.asp?UID=232265.

2021-2022 Undergraduate Tuition, Room, & Board

Tuition (All Students)  $26,198
Comprehensive Fee  $2,964
Total Tuition $29,162
Room/Board $12,986
Undergraduate Per Credit Hour $665

Additional estimated expenses include books, supplies, transportation and other personal expenses that are determined by lifestyle and other cost-saving avenues.

Degrees Conferred (May 2021)

Associates Degree 3
Bachelor's Degree 659
Master's Degree 120
Post-master's certificate 0
Doctor's degree (Research/scholarship) 50
Doctor's degree (Professional practice) 36
Total 868

Number of Programs Offered

Bachelor's Degree Programs 50
Master's Degree Programs 25
Professional Degree Programs 2
Doctoral Degree Programs 9
Post-Master's Degree Program 1
Associate's Degree Programs 7
Certificate Programs 3
Total 97
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