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Admission Facts

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The Class of 2024 is one of the more geographically diverse in our history. More than 20 students are enrolled from each of the following states: California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Virginia.

This year's first-year class includes 112 international students from countries as far as Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Vietnam, and more.

But we are still committed to the city we call home. 21% of the class is from NYC's five boroughs.

Fordham is a top Fulbright producer in the United States. Since 2003, 132 Fordham students have been awarded Fulbright scholarships.

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Total Enrollment

Undergraduate Students: 9,767

Graduate Students: 7,205

Undergraduate Enrollment by School

Gabelli School of Business at Rose Hill: 2,265

Fordham College at Rose Hill: 3,912

Fordham College of Lincoln Center: 2,179

Gabelli School of Business at Lincoln Center: 503

Graduation Rate (Six-Year)

83% (National Average: 50%)

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio


Average class size


Applications for Fall 2020 Entry

Number of Applications: 47,883

Offers of Admission: 25,142

Approximate Number of Enrolled Students: 2,056

Acceptance Rate: 53%

NOTE: The profile data above represents full-time, traditional undergraduate students from Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and the Gabelli School of Business.

Class of 2024: Gender Ratio

Women 59%
Men 41%

Class of 2024: Ethnic Breakdown

African-American 4%

American Indian <1%

Asian 15%

Hispanic/Latino 16%

International 5%

Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander <1%

Race/ethnicity unknown <1%

Two or more races 4%

White 55%

Class of 2024: Residential Breakdown

57% living on campus

43% living off campus or commuting

Class of 2024: Admitted Students Profile

H.S. Grade Point Average: 3.75 or 92% or A-

SAT EBRW+M Middle 50%: 1300-1450 

ACT Composite Middle 50%: 29-33

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Rank in Class

  • Top 10% of H.S. Class: 53%
  • Top 25% of H.S. Class: 84%

Class of 2024: Enrolled Students Profile

H.S. Grade Point Average: 3.64 or 91% or A-

SAT EBRW+M Middle 50%: 1240-1400 

ACT Composite Middle 50%: 28-32

Rank in Class
- Top 10% of H.S. Class: 40%
- Top 25% of H.S. Class: 69% 

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