70%

Acceptance Rate

$15,054

Avg.Financial Aid

001505

FAFSA Code

About Lynn University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,093

Website

www.lynn.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Lynn University is a private not-for-profit type university. It started as a finishing school for women in 1962 by the religious order of the Sacred Heart of Mary. It is an internationally renowned university.

Its first distinguished speaker was George H.W. Bush in 1983. 'Lance the Knight' is the school mascot for the university. The university has around 2,842 students enrolled in various undergraduate and graduate programs and has students from 93 countries.

Where is Lynn University?

Lynn University is a residential institution which is located in Boca Raton, Florida, it is three miles from one of the state's many beaches, halfway between Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale/Miami.

Lynn University Athletics.

Lynn University is also well known for their athletics team, who are known as Fighting Knights. Every year Fighting Knights represent Lynn University in NCCA Division-2, Intercollege Sports. They compete as a member os Sunshine Conference for all 14 varsity sports. Till now Lynn University teams have won 22 NCAA and NAIA championships and 30 Sunshine Conference championships (SSC). In December 2019 SSC and Coach of the Year title were Lynn University volleyball's achievements.

It is providing students with internship opportunities in more than 200 companies. Some of its potential employers are Mercedes-Benz, Delray Beach Marriot, and Boca Raton Airport Authority.

  • University's acceptance rate is 70%

  • The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.

  • The retention rate is 68% and the graduation rate is 45%.

Lynn University Address

Lynn University

3601 N. Military Trail

Boca Raton, FL 33431

+1 561-237-7000 | 1-800-994-5966

You can also visit the online intranet portal provided by Lynn University named "myLynnwhich provides every personal information regarding the University.

Reviews

Some of the reviews for Lynn University are given.

  • Professors are experienced and supportive.

  • Campus placements and internships are available for the students.

  • The curriculum is made according to industry standards.

  • It has diversified students. It provides exposure for students with different ethnicities, belief systems, and cultures.

  • Campus security is outstanding with support and service from the security team.

Location & Contact

Address

3601 N. Military Trail

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8009945966
Fax: 5612377100
Request Info

Rankings

The university is an Apple Distinguished School and it won 3 consecutive recognitions from Apple for Continuous Innovation in Learning, Teaching, Environment, and for documented results of academic accomplishments.

  • Forbes ranked it as one of the 'Top 25 Low Debt Private Colleges'.

  • The university is ranked as the 'Most Innovative Colleges' by the U.S. News and World Report.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

70%

SAT Range

990 - 1170

ACT Range

20 - 23

Application Fee

$45

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Lynn University is quite an easy school with moderate chances to get admitted in, with the acceptance rate of 70%. Last year, over 70 applicants out of every 100 were admitted into the faculty. Academically it has an average requirement for admission test scores.

The SAT score should be 990 or above and an ACT score should be 20 or above. The average high school GPA requirement is 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale for the admitted freshmen class.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$39,401

Average Annual Cost

$35,960

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$2,250

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,170

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,643

Total One Year Cost

$56,823

The total cost to attend Judson University is $43,368 annually, it varies depending upon the program an applicant applies for.

Total Net-price to attend the university is $39,401, the average total cost for tuition is $35,960, books and supplies is$800, $12,170 for room and board, and $2,250 for other fees. 

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

72%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

International Business

50 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

38 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

36 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

35 Graduates

Marketing

32 Graduates

Psychology, General

29 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

27 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

26 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

25 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

20 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

20 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

20 Graduates

Political Science and Government

18 Graduates

Biology, General

15 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

14 Graduates

Air Transportation

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

13 Graduates

Music

12 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

9 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

7 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

2 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

1 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,232

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

21%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

51%

US National: 44%

Female

49%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

47% White

7% Unknown

11% Black

16% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

17% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

3%

Unknown Location

46%

Out Of State

34%

In State

17%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$78,627 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 83% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

83%

Undergrads in College Housing

47%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Fighting Knights

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At LU, $12,370 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At Lynn University, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the university offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 50% and 50%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,300/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,770

$24,849

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$174 - 258

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

94%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,054

Students Receiving Federal Grants

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,641

Students Receiving State Aid

25%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,887

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

92%

Average Aid Per Year

$12,812

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$22,633

$30K - $48K

$20,538

$48K - $75K

$19,339

$75K - $110K

$17,151

> $110K

$10,816

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,205,772

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,509,043

FAFSA/Federal School Code used to apply for financial aid for the Lynn University is 001505. The university offers a variety of financial aids such as Federal, State, and Institutional loans, scholarships, grants, and work-study programs.

Federal Aid offered are Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct PLUS loan, Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized Loans, Federal Perkins Loans, and Federal Work-study.

Florida Resident Access Grant, Florida Student Assistance Grant, Academic Scholars Award and Medallion Scholars Award are the State Grants and awards provided. 

Lynn University Grant and Alumni Grant are the Institutional Grants available.

Athletic scholarships, Music Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, and Dean Scholarship are the Institutional scholarships offered.

Military Aid is offered as the Yellow Ribbon Program and Post 9/11 GI Bill.

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