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Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, Florida 33161-6695

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 4951
Setting Suburb
Links Financial Aid Office
Admissions Office
Online Application (Fee: $30)
Total 2015 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 3,178
Total 2015 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 431
Total 2015 Total Enrollment 7,971
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 2.70-3.35
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen SAT (74% of cohort); 850-1000; ACT (44% of cohort); 17-21
Accept Transfer Students yes
Minimum GPA of transfers 2.72-3.50
Total 2015 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment 461
Catholic Order Affiliation Dominican
3 Most Popular Majors BSN Nursing, BS Pre-Professional Biology, BSBA Management
Unique Academic Programs BS Sport Management with a specialization in Diving, Cardiovascular Perfusion, Podiatry

Unique Extracurricular Programs: Emerging Leaders Program: two semester leadership development program that provides experiential opportunities to enhance leadership skills, raise social awareness and stimulate intellectual growth. Sigma Alpha Pi: National Society for Leadership and Success. Diversity in Leadership Week: International Education, Cultural Etiquette, PTSD and the Student Veteran, American Sign Language Workship. Ethical Leadership Conference: Brings together student leaders from across campus to focus on the development of skills that will motivate and empower them to embrace social responsibility. 

Interesting Facts

Barry's annual Community Festival includes our popular bed race competitions.

Barry's annual Bucfest is a weeklong celebration of fun activities which include the Kick-Off BBQ, Barry Beauties, Golf Cart Parade, Buc Fest Concert. Competitions between clubs and organizations, residence halls, and student organized teams also take place with such favorites as Bucky Bird Watch, Residential Life Battle of the Halls competition, Powder Puff football. Rip the Runway fashion show, Spoken Word Event, formal dance, and the Greek Step Show are popular large scale events.

New students take advantage of our "Weeks of Welcome" - six weeks filled with informative and exciting activities that will quickly have our new students feeling at home, confident and connected.