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Fordham Cost of Attendance Soars for 2019-20 Academic Year

Fordham Cost of Attendance Soars for 2019-20 Academic Year

August 10, 2019

Fordham's tuition has increased 3.3%, making the sizable difference in the 2019-20 cost of attendance.

Fordham Raises $18 Million in Donations in 2019 Fiscal Year

Fordham Raises $18 Million in Donations in 2019 Fiscal Year

March 6, 2019

Bob Howe, assistant vice president for communications, said, “Our alumni feel that their Fordham education has served them well and want to ensure future generations of Fordham students benefit equally from their time here.”

Is Fordham Too Tuition Dependent?

By SOPHIE KOZUB, News Editor

September 2, 2017

Fordham being an expensive school is not a groundbreaking observation. With tuition at $49,645, and approximately 90 percent of undergraduates relying on some form of university-funded financial aid, most students here either do not or cannot pay the full price to attend. But how do those tuition dollars and the volume of finan...

Fordham Needs To Help Its Low-Income Students

Fordham Needs To Help Its Low-Income Students

December 13, 2016

By BESSIE RUBENSTEIN Contributing Writer We romanticize being broke in college.  Cups of ramen in dorm...

Cunniffes Donate $20 Million, Now Top Donors

Cunniffes Donate $20 Million, Now Top Donors

November 4, 2016

By CECILE NEIDIG News Co-Editor Maurice and Carolyn Dursi Cunniffe, Ph.D., graduates of Fordham University have d...

Fordham Raises Tuition by 3.75 Percent

Fordham Raises Tuition by 3.75 Percent

September 14, 2016

Fordham University’s tuition went up this summer by 3.75 percent, bringing it to a total of $47,850....

Students in New York State Among Worst for Repaying Loans

Students in New York State Among Worst for Repaying Loans

May 5, 2016

By SOPHIE SCOTT Contributing Writer On April 19, USA Today College published a list of the top 10 worst states ...

Low-Income Fordham Students Pay More Than Average, Study Shows

Low-Income Fordham Students Pay More Than Average, Study Shows

April 7, 2016

Currently, Fordham University is the 35th most expensive university in the country. For low-income stu...

FAFSA Simplifies Filing for Students Nationwide

FAFSA Simplifies Filing for Students Nationwide

October 15, 2015

By MIRANDA FEBUS Contributing Writer Beginning with the 2017 academic year, college students will have a muc...

GSBLC Study Abroad Made Mandatory

GSBLC Study Abroad Made Mandatory

January 28, 2015

By CONNOR MANNIONAssistant News Co-EditorPublished: January 28, 2015 While there has long been a bu...

Students Need Better Financial Advising from Fordham

September 19, 2012

By RACHEL SHMULEVICH Contributing Writer Published: September 19, 2012 The cost of education is growing exponentially. So called “free” schools, institutions that give out full-tuition scholarships to all their students, are quickly disappearing. Olin College, back in my hometown of Needham, Mass., recently stopped...

Seniors Face Issues with Financial Aid

Seniors Face Issues with Financial Aid

August 22, 2012

By RICHARD RAMSUNDAR News Co-Editor Published: August 22, 2012 This fall, many Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) seniors are facing ...