Hiram College is a private liberal arts college located in Hiram, Ohio. Hiram college was established on March 1, 1850.Academic staff in his Hiram college is approximately 51 member who are doing full time. The Institute's original charter was authorized by the state legislature on March 1, 1850, and the school opened several months later, on November 27.In the academic year 2016-2017 Hiram College consists of 875 undergraduates from 31 states and 14 foreign countries Of the 81 full-time faculty, 95-percent hold a Ph.D. or other terminal degree in their field. Hiram provides the BA, BSN, and MA degrees. The college offers 33 majors and 40 minors for traditional undergraduates, in addition to pre-professional programs for specific fields. Interdisciplinary studies have also been a part of Hiram's curriculum for decades. The school's sports teams participate in the NCAA's Division III and the North Coast Athletic Conference. The Hiram College basketball team won the gold medal in the collegiate division of the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis. Student Senate is the elected student governing body of the college. It serves as a liaison between students and the school's administration, and oversees all student clubs and organizations, collectively called the Associated Student Organizations (ASO).