Franklin & Marshall College


Franklin & Marshall College

Franklin & Marshall College offers students a hands-on education that emphasizes close relationships with faculty. With a 236-year history of academic excellence, the College unleashes the potential in students to help them achieve beyond what they themselves thought possible. Students flourish in a supportive community that treats them as an individual, and their successes continue long after F&M. The College is a national leader in launching students and alumni to opportunities where they make a difference in the community and the world.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Humanities
  • Languages

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Finding the right fit

Think of the college search and application process as an adventure. There will be amazing discoveries, a-ha moments and the occasional detour, but at the end of the journey, your perfect college fit awaits. Our application process abounds with options — much like what you’ll experience as a student here.

  • Choose Early Decision if you are sure that Franklin & Marshall is the best fit for you.


F&M is a welcoming place for transfer students.

The academics are challenging, the classes are intimate, and the community is warm and supportive. There are ample opportunities for research, independent study and internships, which will help you to develop an educational experience that fits your interests and goals. We hope you'll make F&M your new college home.

F&M offers orientation programming for incoming transfer students to ensure a smooth transition into academic and student life at F&M.

Meet a few of our current transfer students.

Additional Information

Franklin & Marshall offers multiple forms of aid to make our extraordinary education affordable to all students. We remain committed to meeting the institutionally determined financial need of our students. We are also dedicated to recruiting talent regardless of background. To that end, F&M offers merit aid on a limited basis.

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Visit us

We want you here! Visiting Franklin & Marshall is by far the best way to get a feel for the College. Our Office of Admission is prepared to help you build your visit to suit your needs, and we offer a variety of options.

Within a supportive community that values individuality and developing one's own voice, our students discover how to unleash their talent and exceed their own expectations. At Franklin & Marshall College, we create the education we seek.

Admissions office

Visit us

School location

637 College Ave
Lancaster, PA 17603, United States of America

Phone number

(877) 678-9111