Class of 2024 demographics
Diversity snapshot of the Class of 2024
Class of 2024 countries and states represented
Class of 2024 Geographic breakdown

More About our New Class

What kind of students choose F&M? The kind that are smart, engaged and embrace life to its fullest. Here is a partial list of some of the Class of 2024's accomplishments and endeavors:

  • Aerial arts-trapeze
  • Cofounder of a nonprofit that seeks to improve literacy rates within Africa and the U.S.
  • Family traveled the world for UN Food Bank service work
  • Circus performer, aerial arts
  • Participant in International Maccabi Games
  • Music producer, with songs published on streaming services
  • Airedales breeder who frequently participates in dog shows
  • Member of PA state championship golf team
  • First-degree black belt
  • Flies and does maintenance on planes
  • Created a nonprofit, La Luz de Aurora, to alleviate poverty in Venezuela
  • Karate instructor who teaches self-defense skills to teenagers

The Class of 2024 is an accomplished group of students with a wide range of interests. Here is a look at the top 5 activities they enjoyed as high school students:

  1. Community service

  2. Athletics (either junior varsity or varsity)

  3. Academic Clubs

  4. Part-time jobs

  5. Music

Financial Aid

Franklin & Marshall College is committed to enrolling highly qualified students from all economic backgrounds.

We pledge to meet 100% of every student's institutionally determined need for all four years.

We award financial aid based solely on need. Nearly two-thirds of our students receive some form of need-based aid.

Financial aid statistics for 2020