According to Niche, Hilbert College ranks second on list of 2016 Best College Dorms in New York. Hilbert ranks 81st on the national list of Best College Dorms. According to the website, the ranking is based on key statistics and student reviews. The Best College Dorms ranking provides a comprehensive assessment of the quality, safety, and cost of on-campus housing. This grade takes into account key factors such as student housing crime rates, average cost, and student reviews in an attempt to measure overall quality of college housing options. The website says that factors that are considered include, student surveys (weighted 70%), average housing cost (10%), housing capacity (10%), and student housing crime rate (10%). See methodology link below for more information.