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Tips mention: Interview (6), ACT/SAT (34), Grades (51), Sports/Extracurriculars (20), College Essay (30)
The Lincoln Center campus is more competitive to getJan 18 2012English
The Lincoln Center campus is more competitive to get into (there is less housing available therefore they cannot accept many students) than Rose Hill. More is expected out of LC students. If you want to get into the school, but are unsure if you will get in; apply for the spring semester. I applied in the spring semester and got accepted after being denied last fall.
SAT: 1500 Female
Study till your brains come out your ears andNov 22 2011Political Science
Study till your brains come out your ears and pray to God you get to take Father D. Best experience EVER...! GO FORDHAM!
Pretty typical of any collegeSep 02 2011Biology
Pretty typical of any college. Solid SAT scores, grades, extracurricular activities, etc and you'll be good to go. Fordham is very interested in its students being involved in community service, so I would say a history of community service would definitely be beneficial if you have average grades and/or SAT scores.
SAT: 1260 Male
I believe things have changed, since I was ableApr 30 2011English
I believe things have changed, since I was able to have a face-to-face interview. That most likely helped me over the hump. My grades were B+ in high school and my SAT's were pretty good but I believe the interview really helped.

I would make some calls to several individuals. See if you know someone who knows a teacher or better yet a Dean.
SAT: 1180 Male

I had a 3Apr 14 2011Economics
I had a 3.4 with 5 ap's, all with 3, 4, of 5's. Also, im from maryland and they love to bring people from all over the country. I played a few sports, none varsity, did some bs clubs, and volunteered here and there. Also had a job most of high school. Take as many AP's as possible (the tests too) and you'll thank me for the rest of your life.
SAT: 1900 Male
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