Fordham is test optional beginning with the Fall 2021 application cycle. For more information about our test optional policy, please go here.
November 1st is the deadline date for EA, ED and Priority Performance applications. For more information, visit our “Apply” page.
If you and your families have been impacted by the recent natural disasters, please know you are in our thoughts. Should you need assistance with the college application process, or require flexibility regarding submission of applications and/or documents or a fee waiver, please do not hesitate to contact your admission counselor.
I encourage all juniors (and seniors) to join us for live virtual campus tours on November 14. At the event, take a tour with current students and hear our University President speak about what makes Fordham an unique institution.
The Early Action, Early Decision, Priority Performance Application Deadline has been extended to November 9th.
We have made some updates to assist you and your students with the application process:
Admission Process Updates
The short response on the Common Application that was required is now optional. We now have three optional short responses where students can share more about themselves: a unique Fordham question, a COVID-19 impact statement, and additional information.
Early Action/Early Decision applicants will have through November 20 to change their testing status and submit their self-reported scores via forms in their applicant portals. Review our test-optional policy.
We can accept school documents from counselors for Early Action/Early Decision applicants through November 16.
Fordham’s Open House event for Seniors is October 1718. You and your student your students are invited to attend. Information about the events and registration links can be found here. Along with Open House, there are an array of other virtual visit options.
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Currently, admission counselors will be reachable most readily via
Reach Us Via Phone
Since some of the team will be working remotely, phone calls may not
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The Office of Undergraduate Admission
MORE WAYS TO CONNECT
Attend a virtual event at fordham.edu/visitus.
Ask a member of the community in our social media group (for admitted students and families).
Email email@example.com with general questions.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with financial aid questions.
Email email@example.com with questions about virtual visits.
Thank you for all that you do to support students and families!