The institution is known for being a highly selective school. The school receives roughly 46,000 applications each year. The overall acceptance rate is around 46 percent which is equal about 21,300 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the year starts, only about 2,300 or 11% of the candidates will have chosen Fordham University as their future school. The institution’s application data shows that 39 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 60 percent who are women. When the year commences, about 55 percent of those accepted females enrolled at Fordham University and 44 percent were males.

Freshmen students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Fordham University when applying. In most cases, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 28 - 32 for ACT or 1,250 - 1,430 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Credit for life experiences. Fordham University’s undergraduate application fee is $70. To apply to Fordham University, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
46,308
Male 18,470
Female 27,838

 

Acceptance
21,313
Male 8,367
Female 12,946

 

Enrollment Total
2,299
Male 1,025
Female 1,274


Acceptance Rate
46%
Male
45.3%
Female
46.5%

 

Yield
10.8%
Male
12.2%
Female
9.8%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$70


Graduate

$70



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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