Fordham University

441 E Fordham Rd, Bronx, NY 10458

About Fordham University

Fordham University is classified as a doctoral-granting university with high research activity. This very large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 10,000 students or more. At least 80% of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and at least half of undergrads reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within the arts and sciences fields. No graduate degrees are awarded in fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards research doctorate degrees in the sciences, humanities, social sciences, and medical fields. Professional education may also be available within other professional fields and related health professions. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Transfer students make up fewer than 20% of entering undergraduates. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with the majority of students enrolled in undergrad programs. 25-49% of students are enrolled in graduate programs.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate7,950
Student Age% Under 2562%
 % 25 and Over37%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time75%
 % Part-time25%
Race/Ethnicity% White50.4%
 % Black7.0%
 % Asian6.6%
 % Latino11.3%
 % Native American0.4%
 % Race Unknown19.4%
 % International student5%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingCity
Intitution typePrivate
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Academic Information

Art Degrees OfferedBachelors Degree
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted51%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled14%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRecommended
 College Prep CoursesRequired
 Letter of RecommendationRequired
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT85%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT31%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800670 / 800
 SAT Writing570 / 800680 / 800
 SAT Math580 / 800670 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite26 / 3630 / 36
 ACT English26 / 3631
 ACT Writing8 / 129 / 12
 ACT Math25 / 3629 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$50
 Graduate Application Fee$70
 In-State Tuition & Fees$38,602
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$38,602
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid94%
 % Undergraduates with Loans51%
 % Undergraduates with Grants93%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$915
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$14,491
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$14,491
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,446
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,446
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,234

Neighborhood Data for the Bronx Area

Median Age38.5
Median Household Income$179,286
Total Population6,322
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total49.2% 50.8%
 Age 0-952.8%47.2%
 Age 10-1754.6%45.4%
 Age 18-2447.6%52.4%
 Age 25-2959.9%40.1%
 Age 30-3946.2%53.8%
Race/Ethnicity% White90.0%
 % Black0.6%
 % Asian4.6%
 % Latino6.4%
 % Native American0.1%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.6%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$14,491
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$14,491
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$1,493
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $5000.0%0.0%0.0%
 $500 to $7490.0%24.9%0.0%
 $750 to $9990.0%6.4%17.6%
 Over $1000100.0%68.8%65.5%
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