Felician is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded as a women's college in 1923, it adopted coeducation in 1986. Its 27-acre campus is located in Lodi, 15 miles from New York City.

Website: www.felician.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,626
Undergraduate
Students
(70.7%) 1,150 Women
(29.3%) 476 Men
370
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
79% of 2,249 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
 
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.10
SAT Math
450-540 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
503 average
450-540 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
19 average
17-22 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$51,550
Tuition and Fees
$34,315
Room and Board
$12,885
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Freshman Award
$30,379
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
79
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 36% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 18% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Lodi Population
24,522
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
30% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Golden Falcon
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.1% Asian
24.1% Black/African-American
29.8% Hispanic/Latino
0.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
30.3% White
9.2% Unknown
International Students
2.2% from 18 countries
First-Year Students Returning
76.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
26.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
23.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English   4
Mathematics   3
Science   3
Foreign Language    
Social Studies   3
History    
Academic Electives   6

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required July 1
SAT Only Required for some July 1
ACT Only Required for some July 1
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Recommended July 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Required for some
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
262 South Main Street
City, State, Zip
Lodi, NJ 07644-2117
Phone
(201) 355-1465
Fax
(973) 778-4111
E-mail
admissions@felician.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
 
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
Required for all freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
79% of 2,249 applicants were admitted
Women
82% of 1,450 applicants were admitted
Men
75% of 799 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
472 (26%) of 1,786 admitted students enrolled
Women
318 (27%) of 1,185 admitted students enrolled
Men
154 (26%) of 601 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.10
3.75 and Above
11%
3.50 - 3.74
9%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
28%
2.00 - 2.49
19%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
450-540 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
8%
Score of 500 - 600
44%
Score of 400 - 500
41%
Score of 300 - 400
6%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
503 average
450-540 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0%
Score of 600 - 700
8%
Score of 500 - 600
47%
Score of 400 - 500
42%
Score of 300 - 400
3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
19 average
17-22 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
2%
Score of 24 - 29
9%
Score of 18 - 23
59%
Score of 12 - 17
31%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 7%
Top quarter: 23%
Top half: 56%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$51,550
Tuition and Fees
$34,315
Room and Board
$12,885
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$3,050
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning -100
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002610
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
308 (97.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
296 (96.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
295 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
30 (10.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$30,379
Need-Based Gift
Received by 240 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $16,478
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 216 (73.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,278
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 292 (99.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
16 (5.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,225

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,345 (93.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,297 (96.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,284 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
96 (7.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$26,743
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,069 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,799
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,018 (79.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,342
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,128 (87.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
78 (5.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,431

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Education, English, Health Fields, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,236
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, psychology/counseling
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
79
Part-Time Faculty
136
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
25%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 36% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 18% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
279,625
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
190
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Lodi Population
24,522
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Campus Size
37 acres

Weather

Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 82.3 average high in September
Rain
122 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in New York City
Nearest Train Station
15 mile(s) from campus in New York City

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
30% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
70%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Not available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Golden Falcon
School Colors
Hunter green and goldenrod

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Bowling x x    
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf     x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Bowling x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Bowling    
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
soccer, softball, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student nurses association, zeta alpha zeta teaching sorority, campus activity board, students in free enterprise (sife), student government association
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
3% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,626
Women
1,150 (70.7%)
Men
476 (29.3%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,430
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.1% Asian
24.1% Black/African-American
29.8% Hispanic/Latino
0.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
30.3% White
9.2% Unknown
International Students.
2.2% from 18 countries
Average Age
25
All Graduate Students
370

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
76.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
26.1%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
44.3%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
47.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
23.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 2%
Engineering 2%
Law 2%
Arts and Sciences 6%

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