United States, New York

One of the Oldest Universities in New York State is Fordham University. This university had former names before like St. John's College and Marymount college. This private research university was established in the year 1841 which comprises 4 undergraduate and 6 graduate schools offering various educational programs in the field of law, arts and sciences, educational, professional and continuing studies and so on. The university is also known as Rams and has religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic (Jesuit). Moreover, the Fordham University was set up with an objective to to provide good ambiance to the students which not only helpful in self development and growth, rather beneficial to the society as well. Fordham University (FU) welcomes students from vivid nations and enrolls nearly 15,300 students.

Campus Life

The university has four campuses namely Bronx campus, Lincoln Centre and Westchester campus. Fordham University Press is a publishing house that is affiliated with Oxford University Press. The students can prefer Ram Van to travel between different campuses. Rose Hill and the Lincoln Centre provide residence facility options to the students on-campus in a dorm-style single, double and triple rooms in the apartments and suits. The university tries to fulfill all students' needs and requirements and try to make their college life more enriching. The dining facilities are available on campus and students can easily access it. VitalSource is the digital platform for the students to get the course material quickly and the eBooks. The university clubs organize cultural and traditional events and the activities on-campus like family weekend, winter ball, midnight breakfast, the festivals of lessons and carols, jubilee and much more. Apart from this, the university hosts guest lectures, exhibitions, spiritual gatherings and so on.

Noted Alumni

The alumni of Fordham University have set a benchmark and recognition in their career which is a great contribution to boost the goodwill of their university at the world level. Some of the notable graduates are the 45th President of the United States- Donald Trump, Vice President and CEO of Burberry- Marie Bravo, Actor and Golden award winner- Denzel Washington, football coaching legend- Vince Lombardi and so forth.