Fairleigh Dickinson University

Fairleigh Dickinson University

The largest private university in New Jersey, FDU is a not-for-profit, nonsectarian, multicampus institution. Founded in 1942, FDU achieved four-year status in 1948 and approval as a university in 1956.

The University offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in pharmacy, nursing practice, clinical psychology and school psychology; and an AACSB-accredited business school. Degree programs are offered on two New Jersey campuses and at two FDU locations outside the U.S.: Wroxton College, in Oxfordshire in England, and the Vancouver Campus, in British Columbia, Canada.

FDU's 11,500 full- and part-time students pursue quality career-oriented programs on schedules tailored to their needs -- days, evenings and weekends.

The curriculum reflects a mission of global education and a foundation of a world-renowned University Core.

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We believe that the essence of a university is its people. The greater their dreams and aspirations, the more powerful your educational experience.

At Fairleigh Dickinson, you will find a university committed to preparing students for the challenges of a changing world, a faculty whose members bring rich insights as scholars and as professionals, and students of all backgrounds and interests who are driven by a desire to changes their lives — and the world around them.

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Powerful learning happens here. We invite you to explore the many opportunities that our university can offer you.

Learn about our programs and application process by exploring our site, but if you don't find all the information you're looking for, please think of our admissions and financial aid professionals as your personal team of advisers. We can answer any question you might have about the admissions and aid process — and we’ll link you to the right people and programs throughout the University.

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