As the Jesuit University of New York, Fordham blends a rigorous education with the resources, culture, and energy of New York City. In our three undergraduate schools across two campuses, you'll find a challenging curriculum, small class sizes, personal access to supportive professors and advisers, and exciting research, service, global, and professional opportunities. And our 175,000+ Fordham alumni shine: 90% of the Class of 2018 was employed, pursuing further education, doing service, or engaged in other meaningful activities within six months of graduation.

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

A first-year applicant is a student who is applying to college immediately after earning their high school diploma or equivalency. Your application will be reviewed holistically as we look for students who are a good match for Fordham. Our primary focus is that you will be academically successful and bring personal qualities of integrity, perseverance, and leadership to our campus communities. For more information on our most recently admitted class, please visit fordham.edu/admission_facts.

Transfer

A transfer applicant is a student who has pursued some college coursework after earning their high school diploma. Your application will be reviewed holistically as we look for students who are a good match for Fordham. Competitive transfer applicants are those who demonstrate academic success in a college curriculum at another institution, with a college GPA of at least 3.0. Candidates may be considered for both fall and spring entry. For more information, please visit fordham.edu/transfer.

Additional Information

You’ll Have Values and Value

"Fordham University has always been a place where talent is nurtured, character is formed, hope is born, and leaders are prepared for service to others."

Joseph M. McShane, S.J., President, Fordham University
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School location
Address

441 East Fordham Rd
Bronx, NY 10458, United States of America

Phone number

718-817-4000

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Mid-Atlantic