|City:||The Bronx, New York City, New York|
|Sports:||baseball, basketball, cheer leading, cross country, football, golf, rowing, soccer, softball, squash, swimming, tennis, track, volleyball, water polo|
|Degrees:||Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral|
Fordham University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit university located in New York City, New York and founded in 1841 as St. John's College by Reverend John Hughes, Coadjutor-Bishop (later Archbishop) of New York. The name was officially changed to Fordham University in 1907. The university's main campus is located in the borough of The Bronx with a satellite campus for preforming arts and some graduate-level studies in the borough of Manhattan's west side.
The school ranked #67 in US News's 2008 "National Universities: Top Schools" list.