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2008-2009 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2008-2009 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

2008-2009 Undergraduate Bulletin

Hofstra University

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Telephone: 1-516-463-6600
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Published five times a year, in January, twice in March, April, and November
by Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549-1000.
Periodicals (USPS 247-040) postage paid at Hempstead, New York.
Postmaster: Send address changes to:
Dean of Admissions
100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, N.Y. 11549-1126

Equal Opportunity

Hofstra University continues its commitment to extending equal opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, or marital or veteran status, in the conduct and operation of its educational programs and activities, including admission and employment. This statement of non-discrimination is in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and other federal, state and local laws. The Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance Officer in the Plant Department, (516) 463-6641, is designated by the University to coordinate its efforts to comply with Section 504. The Equal Rights and Opportunity Officer is the University’s official responsible for coordinating its adherence to Title IX and other equal opportunity regulations and laws. Questions or concerns regarding Title IX or other aspects of this policy (other than Section 504) should be directed to the Equal Rights and Opportunity Officer at (516) 463-6775, c/o Office of Legal Affairs and General Counsel, 101 Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549.

Campus Security

In compliance with the Federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, detailed information on campus security is available by accessing the Hofstra Web site at,or the U.S. Department of Education’s Web site for campus crime statistics at or by contacting the Advisory Committee on Campus Safety. The Advisory Committee will provide upon request all campus crime statistics as reported to the U.S. Department of Education. For additional information, please contact the Office of Public Safety at (516) 463-6606.


Hofstra University is proud to host Educate ‘08, an unprecedented educational effort that will engage not only students and faculty but also the public in a year-long series of conferences, events and lectures, leading up to the Commission on Presidential Debates-produced October 15, 2008, debate, the third and final presidential debate of the 2008 election season, to be hosted at Hofstra University.

This publication has been designed by the Hofstra University Bulletin Office. Cover layout and design by Elvia Reynolds; cover photos courtesy of John McKeith. The composition has been set in the Times New Roman and NeutraFace Text font families; printed by A.J. Bart & Sons, Inc.

Kimberly A. Orlic, B.A., M.B.A., University Bulletin Editor
Mary R. Manning, B.S., Assistant Editor

BULLETINS OF HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY may be obtained from the Office of Admission, Bernon Hall, 100 Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549.

Information which appears in this Bulletin is subject to change at the discretion of the administration. Notice of all such changes will be on record in the Office of Academic Records.