Lynn facts

Student body

3,010 students

Lynn University's student body included 2,204 undergrads, 746 graduate and 60 doctoral students as of fall 2017.

3.03 GPA

Fall 2017 first-year students earned on average a 3.03 high school GPA.

Students came from 93 countries and 42 states and territories during the fall 2017 academic year.


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6/37 colleges/majors

Lynn has something for every interest, passion and style.

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Lynn's Center for Learning Abroad makes the world a classroom with three-week, semester or year-long programs. In the 2016–17 academic year, 95 students studied abroad.


student faculty ratio

Our professors love to teach, and with our small classes, they have plenty of time for one-on-one guidance.


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of value added learning gain

The added educational value at Lynn is better than 87 percent of other schools who took the 2014-15 Collegiate Learning Assessment, a standardized test administered by the Council for Aid to Education. It tests for critical thinking, analytic reasoning, problem solving and written communication skills.

of community service participation

In the 2015 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), 87 percent of first year Lynn students reported participating in a course that included a community-based project (compared to 65 percent of students at other private four-year schools).

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599 internships

During the 2016-17 academic year, 599 students participated in internships for credit with employers including Mercedes–Benz, Delray Beach Marriott and Boca Raton Airport Authority.

Student life

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Greek life


Lynn students choose from five Greek groups on campus.



With delicacies day and night, tons of free events and nearly 30 student clubs and organizations, there's no time to be bored.
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blue and white

Lynn's school colors are blue and white representing sincerity, confidence and integrity.

The school mascot is Lance the knight.


23 national championships

With 23 national championships during their first 30 years of intercollegiate competition, the Fighting Knights are among the most successful teams in college sports.

18 teams

Lynn's athletic program includes nine women's and nine men's teams. Home games make for a great "knight out" on campus.

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Lynn's student athletes have brains and brawn. Athletics earned an average GPA of 3.38 during the 2016-17 academic year. Seven percent scored a perfect 4.0.

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Faculty and students completed RAD Basic Physical Defense class!
Congrats to the Lynn University faculty and students who completed RAD Basic Physical Defense Class!
Amanda Peterson, staff member
Reunion with Lily Woodward-Logan!
Happy reunion with Lily Woodward-Logan!
Harika Rao, faculty member
College of Communication and Design students pose after bringing home 27 American Advertising Awards
Lynn CC&D students and faculty attended the Addy Awards on March 8. Lynn took home 27 awards including Best of Show!
Scott LeBlanc, faculty member
Dan Caballero celebrates 20 years at Lynn
Congratulations Daniel Caballero on 20 years at Lynn University! #lynning
Tammy Swett, staff member
New Orleans-type jazz band at Celebration of Nationa
Celebration of Nations 2018
Charlotte Jerdak, staff member
Students and faculty at Florida Undergraduate Research conference.
Lynn students and faculty presented at the annual Florida Undergraduate Research Conference Saturday.
Alanna Lecher, faculty member

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