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Fordham University

Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at Fordham

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB
By Major
AccountingA-
Aerospace EngineeringF
AnthropologyC+
Art & Design DepartmentC+
BiologyB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Chemical EngineeringB-
ChemistryB-
CommunicationsB+
Computer ScienceB
EconomicsB+
EnglishB+
FinanceB-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
JournalismA
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
MathB
NursingF
OtherB-
Perfomance ArtsC+
PhilosophyA+
PhysicsB-
Political ScienceB
PreDent and DentistryA-
PreLaw and LegalC+
PreMed and MedicalF
PsychologyB-
Social WorkD+
SociologyA+
UndecidedB-
Urban PlanningA-

Against similar schools

Extracurricular Activities compared with similar schools in class.

Fordham University
 B
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B

New York University
 B-
Harvard University
 B+
Columbia University in the City of New York
 B-
Loyola University - Chicago
 B-
Boston University
 B
Cornell University
 A-
Northeastern University
 B+
F
A+

Extracurricular Activities

... The school itself is relatively small(buildings plus the law school), being right in the middle of the city, which can cause problems for on-cam...Read full comment
... There are no frats at Fordham so sports teams typically throw parties(football house, ect ...Read full comment
... One point of conflict within the university in recent years was the production of the Vagina Monologues-- Something that in the past had been par...Read full comment
... Most of the kids are facebook, watching some sort of sports on doing something else in class ...Read full comment
... The campus can become very quiet on the weekends and the school does not provide a lot of activities ...Read full comment
... Eventually, I found friends through my extracurriculars and classes, and now I have a good niche of people I hang out with on campus, and I'm alw...Read full comment
... The absolute best part of the university is that the student/campus activities will almost always be accompanied by free food ...Read full comment
... Extracurricular activities are very limited ...Read full comment
... Commuters lose out on that experience and closeness and various activities that the residents have, i ...Read full comment
... No sports (other than a small soccer 'club'), no rallies, no particularly interesting history or tradition to the campus ...Read full comment
... I'm going to another great college who actually appretiates the great grades I acheived and the great SAT scores plus all the extra activities an...Read full comment
... While my academic studies at Fordham were enriching, it was my extracurricular life that motivated me to make the career choices I have made ...Read full comment
... My test scores were good but not exceptional (1340 SAT, 30 ACT), and I was in about 3 serious extra curricular activities ...Read full comment
... Summarily, if you like doing stuff on your own, dealing with crappy professors, and can pay $50,000 ($36000 for commuters) then this SHITTY DICKW...Read full comment
... Lousy sports teams ...Read full comment
... -While I was always busy on weekends, the school should have more on-campus weekend activities-- it depends too much on people going off campus ...Read full comment
... Sports wise, the university also has big plans ...Read full comment
... The sports teams suck, and there is no school spirit ...Read full comment
... 2) If you are apart of a sports program the weigh facility and the other sports facilities need a lot of work as well ...Read full comment
... I won't lie; our sports teams are not very good but football games are still a lot of fun to go to ...Read full comment
... School spirit is rising but our lackluster sports teams aren't helping that ...Read full comment
... Plus, the folks working in Student Activities come across as uncreative, clique-ish, or just plain greedy (signing up for / taking tickets or pr...Read full comment
... Night Life: There are unlimited options, the Bronx is surprisingly fun, the city is just a subway, metro north, or ram van ride away, and the...Read full comment
... The University's sports programs are dominated by alumni who attend and so on ...Read full comment
... Although sports isn't that big, everyone is always at the gym to make sure they look good and keep active ...Read full comment
... Commuters lose out on that experience and closeness and various activities that the residents have, i ...Read full comment
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