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Fairleigh Dickinson University was founded in 1942 to provide an education that is “of and for the world.” FDU prepares students to succeed by integrating global education in all phases of university life.
Fairleigh Dickinson is a fully accredited private university with campuses in the metropolitan New York City area; Vancouver, Canada; and Wroxton, England. Over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are offered to our 12,000+ students. International scholarships, paid internships and intensive English programs are available. FDU hosts one of the largest international student bodies in US with more than 1,200 students from 87 countries.
Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral degrees are awarded.
Over 100 different majors. Most popular: Business, Engineering, Sciences, Computer Science, Hospitality Management, Film and Animation, Communications, Psychology, International Studies, Political Science, Information Technology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Marine Biology, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law.
For a complete listing of all academic majors, see www.fdu.edu.
FDU ranks #13 amongst master's level institutions throughout the United States for international student enrollment. Of the more than 12,000 students enrolled at our two NJ campuses, more than 1,200 are international students from 87 different countries. The undergraduate student to faculty ratio is 12:1 and the average class size is 20 students. There are no large lecture halls and FDU does not use teaching assistants for class instruction.
On campus Intensive English is offered by the ELS Language Centers. Conditional admission to FDU is available for applicants to all undergraduate and select graduate programs. Additional information about ELS is available on this site.
Excellent on campus housing is available at both the Metropolitan and Florham campuses. At the Florham Campus, students can choose form 4 different housing options, where 90% of freshmen live. At the Metropolitan Campus, students can choose from 3 different housing complexes.
Annual estimated cost of attendance includes tuition, fees, room and board expenses:
|Undergraduate estimated costs:|
|Tuition and fees: $35,874 (Metropolitan Tuition), $40,230 (Florham Tuition)|
|On-Campus housing and board: $13,193|
|Graduate estimated costs:|
|Tuition and fees: $22,879 (Tier 1), $23,455 (Tier 2)|
|On-Campus housing and board: $13,193|
The estimated cost of attending the university is based upon average tuition rates, actual fees/medical insurance charges and the average on-campus cost of living. International students must be prepared to incur additional expenses for books, travel to and from the U.S., vacation/summer break living and recreational expenses and other incidentals.
Fairleigh Dickinson University works closely with you and your family to make our quality private education an affordable investment. Generous merit and need-based scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students. To be considered for an FDU academic scholarship or grant, you must:
For more information on tuition, fees, and financial aid visit www.fdu.edu/global.
FDU offers a variety of programs, services, and facilities to meet the needs of the FDU Community and create an environment for individuals to interact and learn from one another. Through service to the campus community in volunteerism, committees and student employment, FDU fosters interactive and developmental experiences in leadership and social responsibility. The academic experience is enhanced through an extensive array of cultural, educational, recreational, social, and leadership programs that help students develop into well-rounded and confident citizens of the world.
FDU offers more than 100 student clubs and organizations including a broad mix of academic and professional honor societies, a wealth of religious and multicultural organizations and numerous social, service and athletic opportunities.
Students interested in university athletics may choose from our Division I "Knights" teams at our Metropolitan Campus (Teaneck, NJ) or our Division III "Devils" at the College at Florham (Madison, NJ). Both campuses also have very active club and intramural sports available, as well as cutting edge workout facilities.
Both campuses in New Jersey offer the full array of services to students including: health and wellness centers, psychological services, a variety of restaurants and dining options, on-campus banks, book stores, international student services, recreation centers and academic support services.
|Priority Processing Dates:|
|Fall Semester (August)||July 1|
|Spring Semester (January)||December 1|