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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Students play the bass during Parents and Families Weekend
Family weekend bass playing
Loren King, community member
Lynn Debate Team
The Lynn Debate Team won 1st and 2nd Novice at a British Parli tournament at University of North Georgia!
Kathryn Hamm, faculty member
Marian Wallace enjoys sweet treats
Congratulations to Marian Wallis for winning the Compliance Quarterly's scavenger hunt. She and her team enjoyed sweets!
Monica Cruz, Office of Compliance, staff member
Lynn Library party
Congrats to Amy Filiatreau for winning the Compliance Quarterly scavenger hunt. Her team enjoyed sweet treats!
Monica Cruz, Office of Compliance, staff member
Banned books weeks
Celebrating the freedom to read for Banned Books Week at the library!
Sabine Dantus, staff member
Students at Boca Helping Hands
DSSG 200 students, Jaclyn Kuwik-Buttacavoli and Anna Krift serve at Boca Helping Hands to learn about food insecurity.
Anna Krift, faculty member

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