Fordham University

Men's MCLA
8 / 10
9,645 Undergrads / 16,515 Students
10 / 10
$39,558 Net Price
8 / 10
46% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    NCLL Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
78% / 83%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Other than an occasional trip to Connecticut to take on Fairfield, most away games for the Rams are in New York or nearby New Jersey. They travel to play teams like Columbia, Hofstra, Stevens Tech, Monmouth, and NYU.

Recruit Commits
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • United Kingdom
  • Albany New York Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • West Palm Beach Florida Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
Where Grads Work
  • NYC Department of Education
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Citi
  • EY
  • Morgan Stanley
  • J.P. Morgan
  • PwC
  • IBM
  • Deloitte
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Goldman Sachs
  • New York University
  • Credit Suisse
  • UBS
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Media and Communication
  • Finance
  • Community and Social Services
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Legal
  • Consulting
  • Research
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
580 - 680
620 - 740
1250 - 1430
29 - 35
26 - 31
28 - 32

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 580 - 680 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 47,930 18,718 29,212
% Admitted 46% 45% 47%
% Admits That Enroll 10% 11% 10%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.64
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (29%)
    Social Sciences (19%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (9%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (8%)
    Finance, General (7%)
    Economics, General (7%)
    Psychology, General (6%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (5%)
    Political Science and Government, General (5%)
    Computer and Information Sciences, General (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    International Relations and Affairs (4%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    English Language and Literature, General (4%)
    Accounting (4%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$54,393
    Books & Supplies$1,039
    Cost of Living$18,510
    Personal Expenses$2,949
    Sticker Price$76,891

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    90% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship90%$30,636
    Federal Grants19%$5,736
    Pell Grants19%$5,256
    Other Federal9%$998
    State & Local Grants17%$4,633
    Institutional Grants90%$28,521
    Student Loans53%$8,084
    Federal Loans52%$5,290
    Other Loans6%$24,926

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $729 Million $44,153

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,500 $276

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 3,083 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $59,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.54 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 78% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling 3 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 11 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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