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.

Academics

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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.

17:1

student faculty ratio

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

Outcomes

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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

5

Lynn students choose from five Greek groups on campus.

24/7

dining

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.

Athletics

24 national championships

With 24 national championships during their first 30 years of intercollegiate competition, the Fighting Knights are among the most successful teams in college sports.

19 teams

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

Men's
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
Women's
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Lacrosse
  • 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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Debate team students
Lynn Debate hosted and Marisa McGrady and Will Conway were victorious in Lynn's Gold Coast BP Debate Tournament Nov. 10!
Kathryn Hamm, faculty member
Ja'dan Johnson and Samuel Nvota won Finalists in Lynn's Gold Coast BP Debate Tournament.
Lynn students Ja'dan Johnson and Samuel Nvota won Finalists in Lynn's Gold Coast BP Debate Tournament.
Kathryn Hamm, faculty member
Debate team member in the back room
Chris Cohen efficiently kept Lynn's Gold Coast BP Fall 2018 Tournament in order from the Tabulation Room.
Kathryn Hamm, faculty member
Congrats to Lynn University, AMA Higher Ed Marketing Team of the Year finalists!
Congrats to Lynn University, AMA Higher Ed Marketing Team of the Year finalists!
Sherrie Weldon, staff member
Watson Institute students don orange capes at a Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce breakfast.
Watson scholars donned orange capes to demonstrate their entrepreneurial courage at the November Boca Chamber breakfast.
Sherrie Weldon, staff member
Kevin M. Ross, aka Capt. America
Lynn President Kevin Ross spoke at the Boca Chamber November Membership Breakfast.
Sherrie Weldon, staff member

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