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Fordham University LogoHere is a brief overview of Fordham University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Fordham University admission requirements are pretty competitive; in 2013/14 the college accepted only 43% of the applicants.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Fordham University generally will accept your:
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • dual credits

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$70
Fordham University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Fordham University is $70.00. The graduate application fee is $70.00. The first-professional application fee is also 70 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a really important part of the application process. 84% of applicants at Fordham University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 550 to 700 on Critical Reading, from 570 to 710 on Math, and from 560 to 710 on Writing. It looks like if you got above 650 in SAT Critical Reading, 670 in SAT Math, and 660 in SAT Writing, this will most likely get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
510
620
650

SAT Math
530
640
670

SAT Writing
520
630
660

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is common part of the application at Fordham University. 35% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 25 to 31 on Composite, from 25 to 33 on English, from 24 to 31 on Math, and from 7 to 10 on Writing. So, if you scored above 30 in ACT Composite, 31 in ACT English, 29 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing - this good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
23
28
30

ACT English
23
29
31

ACT Math
22
28
29

ACT Writing
7
9
9

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(718)
817-1000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fordham University, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (718) 817-1000 or check Fordham University Website

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