Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU)

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FDU can be found in Madison, NJ, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 3,700 students are enrolled at FDU.

An estimated 90 percent of all applicant were accepted at Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 21 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at view2.fdu.edu.

Overall Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham was reported as 93.8% in Fall 2020 with over 2,950 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 79.1%
  • 2017-2018: 83.9%
  • 2018-2019: 84.4%
  • 2019-2020: 93.8%
  • Projected FDU Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 81.2%

How Does Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (FDU) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham is sixty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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College of Saint Elizabeth73.7%
Drew University71.4%
Caldwell College93.3%
Bloomfield College70.6%
Felician College86.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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