A Place to Belong.
A Person to Become.

The College Tour

Amazon Prime Video’s streaming series “The College Tour” showcases life at Hanover College – Indiana’s most beautiful college campus. The 30-minute episode features the stories and experiences of 10 Hanover students and highlights many of the elements that make Hanover a great place to live and learn.

Be You

At Hanover, students are free to be themselves and to express their individuality.

Be Known

We learn together and grow together because we truly care and are invested in you.

Be Ready

A well-rounded education from Hanover College prepares students for the real world.

The Value of Hanover

Hanover College is committed to helping our students and their families make their dream to attend Hanover a reality.

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Two students riding bike
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Why choose Hanover?

If you’re looking for a place to belong, with room to grow, Hanover College is right for you. Regardless of what the future brings, Hanover will be there to help our students have a transformative college experience. See what sets Hanover apart.

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Free Online Application

Apply to Hanover College using our free online application or the Common App. We’re also a test-optional school.

Plan Your Campus Visit

Visiting campus will be one of the most important and informative steps in your college search. Let’s get started!

Apply for Financial Aid

Our financial aid program ensures that Hanover is affordable for everyone, from merit-based and need-based aid to competitive scholarships.

Enrollment Deposit

By submitting your enrollment deposit, you will reserve your spot in the enrolling class and sign up for our orientation session.

99% of Hanover graduates were employed or continuing their education within 7 months of graduation. See our Outcomes.

Will I be successful?

Why choose the liberal arts?

As a premier liberal art and sciences institution, you’ll get explore a wide range of interests and unlimited possibility at Hanover. Learn more about our academic programs.


majors + design your own


employed or in grad school after graduation


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How long does it take to get a degree?

Hanover guarantees that you will complete your degree in the standard four years, or we will cover your tuition for a fifth year. Learn more about the Four-Year Graduation Guarantee.

Yes! Our financial aid program ensures that Hanover is affordable for everyone. 100% of Hanover students receive some form of financial aid. Review the full breakdown of our cost.

Can I afford a degree from Hanover?

Latest Videos and News

  • Class of 2023 secures place in Hanover history
    The Class of 2023 made history during Hanover College’s 190th commencement. For the first time in more than 100 years, Hanover’s graduation ceremony included the conferral of bachelor’s and doctoral degrees during the event. Hanover’s graduation ceremony was held at
  • Employees honored for service to campus
    More than 50 members of the Hanover College faculty and staff were honored for their service to the campus community May 24 during an end-of-year event in the Withrow Activities Center. The program featured acknowledgement of eight retiring employees and
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy program earns full accreditation
    Hanover College’s Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program has received full accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). Attainment of full accreditation from CAPTE is a significant accomplishment for the program. Such accreditation serves as an
  • Data science now offered as major
    Beginning in fall 2023, Hanover College will offer an interdisciplinary major in data science through a structured combination of relevant coursework in mathematics and computer science. Student and employer interest in data science has grown substantially in the past decade.
  • 86th-annual Honors Convocation
    Hanover College celebrated the academic achievements of its students and faculty during the 86th-annual Honors Convocation. The event was held April 13 in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall, Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Allison Andrews ’23, Rio Takagi ’23, Raechel Long ’23
  • Providing critical care: Unique partnership answers national call for nurses
    An Indiana first-of-its-kind collaboration between Hanover College and Ivy Tech Community College-Madison will help meet the challenges of the region’s ongoing shortage of nurses and nursing programs. Among Hanover’s core strengths are outstanding programs in the natural and life sciences,