Lynn University Admissions

SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Graduation Rate & More

Boca Raton, Florida
Boca Raton, Florida. Chaplin62 / Wikimedia Commons

Lynn University Admissions Overview:

To apply to Lynn University, interested students will need to submit an application, scores from the SAT or ACT, an official high school transcript, a personal essay, and a letter of recommendation. With an acceptance rate of 76%, Lynn University is not highly selective.

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Admissions Data (2016):

  • Lynn University Acceptance Rate: 82%

Lynn University Description:

Lynn University in an independent liberal arts university located in Boca Raton, Florida. The lush 123-acre campus includes several freshwater lakes, and it is centrally located halfway between Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale, an hour north of Miami and three hours from Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. Lynn University has an average class size of 15 students and a student faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Undergraduate students can choose from 24 majors, with the majority of students enrolled in business administration, hospitality management and psychology. The university also offers 10 graduate degree programs, the most popular including the Master of Business Administration and Master of Music Performance.

The campus has a strong global focus with a high number of international students and a robust study abroad program. Students are actively involved in campus life at Lynn, participating in nearly 50 clubs and organizations. The Lynn University Fighting Knights compete in the NCAA Division II Sunshine State Conference.

Popular sports include basketball, softball, tennis, baseball, and volleyball.

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 2,842 (2,095 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 51% Male / 49% Female
  • 93% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $36,650
  • Books: $800 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $11,640
  • Other Expenses: $4,912
  • Total Cost: $54,002

Lynn University Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 89%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 89%
    • Loans: 41%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $14,763
    • Loans: $8,749

Academic Programs:

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 68%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 35%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 45%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Basketball, Tennis, Baseball, Golf, Soccer, Lacrosse
  • Women's Sports: Soccer, Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Track and Field, Golf, Swimming, Tennis

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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