About Hiram College

Hiram College isn’t your stereotypical coeducational liberal arts college. It’s eclectic and energized. We have a compatibly diverse student body that prioritizes principles over parties, friends over flash, and quirkiness over conformity. Discover what it means to attend one of the best colleges in Ohio and become a Terrier.

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Hiram is a nationally respected liberal arts school. Its ability to offer a distinctive learning environment, focusing on close student-faculty interactions, international study opportunities and experiential learning provide the landscape for distraction-free learning.

College Leadership

Office of the President

Hiram is an active, closely knit, hard-working community in which everyone is focused on our mission of fostering “intellectual excellence and social responsibility.” Learn more from our 23rd president, David P. Haney, about why we stand out from other colleges in Ohio.

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Garfield Society

Established by the Board of Trustees and named for James A. Garfield, the Garfield Society of Hiram College honors individuals who have demonstrated significant professional achievement and whose efforts have substantially enriched their communities.

Explore More at Our College in Northeast Ohio

Hiram College is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

Why We Stand Out Among Other Colleges in Ohio

At Hiram, we encourage all students to explore their possibilities while becoming highly employable, good citizens of the world. Our programs are nationally recognized for our commitment to assisting students as they learn, grow, and prepare for their journeys as young professionals.

Discover the advantages of attending our college in Ohio and find out why it stands out from other institutions:

  • Prime location – Located centrally between Cleveland, Akron, and Youngstown, our private liberal arts school in Hiram, Ohio has a beautiful campus surrounded by cities that offer great cuisine, plenty of activities, and a rich history. While we know that students have what they need right on our campus, we encourage them to celebrate their favorite sports teams, interests, and beyond in the surrounding cities.
  • Nationally recognized program – Recently, U.S. News & World Report released its reviews for colleges and universities, ranking Hiram College yet again as one of the best regional colleges in many different categories. Additionally, we have received program-specific recognition for various departments for our ability to not only provide students with challenging academics but also enhance their practical and soft skills while they learn material.
  • Fulfilling academics – If you are looking for a college in Ohio that truly prepares you for life after graduation, Hiram is the perfect choice, and we offer 33 undergraduate majors to meet our students’ diverse interests. Plus, to make sure that you are achieving a personal learning experience with professors who care about your success, we pride ourselves on maintaining a 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio. Lastly, our employment rate after graduation is 95%, meaning our students can demonstrate that they are ready for a career.

Explore Your Possibilities at Hiram, One of the Best Colleges in Northeast Ohio

Hiram College supports you on your academic journey as you embrace learning, responsibility, diversity, innovation, and the community as a whole. Start your adventures as a Terrier by applying to our liberal arts school today!


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