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Hillsdale College

Undergraduate School

Mailing Address
33 E College St.
Hillsdale, Michigan 49242
(517) 607-2327
Email address
School Information
"Hillsdale is a selective, coeducational college of liberal arts for approximately 1,400 students. Fully accredited, it graduates students with the degree of bachelor of arts or bachelor of science and prepares them for graduate study, for professional schools, for teaching, and for many vocational and cultural pursuits. Hillsdaleā€™s founders opened the doors to all, regardless of race or religion, in 1844. It was the first college in Michigan, and the second in the United States, to admit women on par with men. Its cosmopolitan student body is assembled from homes in forty-seven states and eight foreign countries" (Source: Hillsdale features a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1, offering 39 undergraduate degrees within 30 majors and 14 fields of study.
General Information
Hillsdale has taken actions to directly fight against CRT. Specifically, the school launched its 1776 Commission, which is intended to fight race-based historical narratives. At this time, no Critical Race Training is being implemented. See developments below:

Actions Taken

  • Several members of Hillsdale College's administration were part of the 1776 Commission and its resulting 1776 Report that pushed back against race-centric historical narratives.
  • On March 30, 2021, Hillsdale featured a lecture on the topic of "Critical Race Theory: What It Is and How to Fight It."
Last updated October 25th, 2022
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