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Fordham, founded in 1841, is a church-affiliated university. Its 85-acre Rose Hill campus is located in the Bronx, adjacent to the Botanical Gardens and Bronx Zoo. Its seven-acre Lincoln Center campus is located in Manhattan.

Website: www.fordham.edu/

Private
Co-ed
9,645
Undergraduate
Students
(57.3%) 5,530 Women
(42.7%) 4,115 Men
6,870
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate
46% of 46,308 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.64
SAT Math
630-730 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
666 average
620-700 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
29 average
28-32 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$76,891
Tuition and Fees
$54,393
Room and Board
$18,510
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Freshman Award
$39,758
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$37,429
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
742
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 27% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

New York Population
8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
50% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Ram
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.9% Asian
4.6% Black/African-American
16.0% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
61.1% White
2.0% Unknown
International Students
8.8% from 77 countries
First-Year Students Returning
90.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
79.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
60%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
20.0%
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