Lynn facts

Student body

2,842 students

Lynn University's student body included 2,095 undergrads and 679 graduate students as of fall 2016.

3.03 GPA

Fall 2016 first-year students earned on average a 3.03 high school GPA.

Students came from 95 countries and 45 states and territories during the fall 2016 academic year.

Academics

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6/38 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. Approximately 5% of Lynn students studied abroad during the fall 2016 academic year.

21:1

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 2014-2015 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% of first year Lynn students reported participating in a course that included a community-based project (compared to 65% of students at other private 4-year schools).

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512 internships

During the fall 2016 academic year, 512 students participated in internships for credit with employers including Mercedes Benz, Delray Beach Marriot 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 more than 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

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.

15 teams

Lynn's athletic program includes 9 women's and 6 men's teams. Home games make for a great "knight out" on campus.

Men's
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
Women's
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Lynn's student athletes have brains and brawn. Three-quarters earned a GPA of 3.0 or better during the fall 2016 academic year. 5% scored a perfect 4.0.

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President Ross and A.D. Devin Crosby field questions from the press conference audiences about the South Florida Showdown, a.k.a. #SoFloShow
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Catching a Lynn Fighting Knights Baseball game
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Alumni Tom Pires '13 and Sydney Putnam '14, '15 visiting the city that never sleeps
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Jim and Janet Downey visited the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland during a brief vacation in the Emerald Isle.
Jim Downey, faculty member
Campus Safety attends a multi-agency emergency response training July 8 at  the FAU stadium
Campus Safety's Captain Cohen, Officer Major & Sergeant D'Agostino following the July 8 multi-agency training.
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Campus Safety Chief Rickard, Asst. Chief Siliquini, and PIOs Brown and D'Aria
Campus Safety and university PIOs review plans during a multi-agency emergency response training July 8.
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