C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
Lynn University
Boca Raton, FL
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,095
   Women 1,032 (49.3%)
   Men 1,063 (50.7%)
Graduate Students 747
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 82% of 3,514 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.03
SAT Math 481 average
430-530 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 486 average
440-530 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 21 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $53,502
  Tuition and Fees $36,150
  Room and Board $11,640
Average Percent of Need Met 59%
Average Freshman Award $24,185
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 114
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 43% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Boca Raton Population 89,407
Nearest Metropolitan Area Fort Lauderdale
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 84% of freshmen, 46% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Knight
Sororities 6% of women participate
Fraternities 6% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.6% Asian
11.1% Black/African-American
20.5% Hispanic/Latino
1.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
56.0% White
8.8% Unknown
International Students 21.1% from 95 countries
First-Year Students Returning 68.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 35.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported