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Fordham University History: Home

Everything you ever wanted to know about its history, people, places ... and maybe even a few things you didn't.


On the following tabs you can find, fun facts, trivia, and history explaining how Fordham came to be in it present state and all its incarnations along the way. From a school color of magenta to a real live ram mascot, investigate all the changes Fordham has undergone meet some of the amazing people who have graduated from, or taught at the institution.

Books about Fordham

Subject Guide

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Vivian Shen
Walsh Library, Rose Hill Campus
Special Collections, 4th floor

Fordham Then and Now

Archives and Special Collections Department

Archives & Special Collections
Fordham University Libraries

Walsh Library  ♦  Rose Hill Campus  ♦  718-817-3560   ♦   text 71-TXTX-1284