Hilbert College is a four-year, liberal arts college in the Catholic, Franciscan tradition located in suburban Hamburg, NY, just 10 minutes south of Buffalo right on Like Erie. With about 1,100 students, Hilbert is the right-sized environment for anyone looking to advance his or her career. The campus has new, apartment-style student residences, and modern academic, administrative and athletic facilities. Students looking for a beautiful rural college campus near, but not "in," a big city, will discover that Hilbert is the best choice of the western New York colleges.
Hilbert prides itself on providing the very best in individual attention noted by a 14:1 student/faculty ratio. Students can choose from 18 different academic majors including our national renowned Criminal Justice and Forensic Science programs.
The college currently sponsors 13 varsity Division III athletic teams: Baseball, Basketball (men and women), Cross Country (men and women), Golf (mixed), Lacrosse (men and women), Soccer (men and women), Softball, Volleyball (men and women). Beginning in 2017-18, the Hawks will offer 16 teams after they add Women's Bowling and Outdoor Track (men and women) as Division III programs.
The Hafner Recreation Center houses the basketball teams and volleyball teams. The diamonds located on our campus service both the baseball and softball teams. The college maintains a practice and varsity game field for the men's and women's lacrosse and soccer teams.
Hilbert College's men's and women's lacrosse and men's volleyball programs compete as associate members in the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC). Hilbert College is also a full member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) in baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball and women's volleyball.