2017 Fall Admitted Class Fun Facts

Fletcher is especially unique for the exciting variety of people who make up the Fletcher community. The current first year class is no exception!


80: from Afghanistan to Vietnam
Number of countries of citizenship represented among admitted candidates (listed below)
47 Percent of admitted males
53 Percent of admitted females
21 Age of youngest person admitted
58
Age of oldest person admitted
Michael The most popular admitted male name
Sarah  The most popular admitted female name
53: from Amharic to Vietnamese Number of native languages spoken by admitted candidates
35  Number of last names shared by more than one admitted candidate
37: from Alaska to Wisconsin
Number of US states where admitted students currently live
63: from Afghanistan to Vietnam
Number of countries where admitted students currently live
300+ Number of undergraduate institutions represented among admitted students
138 Number of Flags represented in the Hall of Flags (Fletcher’s main foyer)
9,500 +
Number of living Fletcher alumni
70+
Number of Fletcher alumni clubs around the world
Number of admitted students who share a birthday (March 13) with Austin Barclay Fletcher

1

Most common places of birth

Cities:

Boston
Chicago
Los Angeles
New York City
New Delhi
Seoul
Tokyo
Washington, DC


Most Common Native Languages

Arabic
Chinese
English
French
German
Hindi
Japanese
Korean
Spanish
Urdu

Citizenships Represented

AFGHANISTAN

ALBANIA
ALGERIA ARGENTINA
ARMENIA AUSTRALIA
BELGIUM BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
BRAZIL BULGARIA
CANADA CHAD
CHINA COLOMBIA
COSTA RICA COTE D'IVOIRE
CROATIA CZECH REPUBLIC
ECUADOR EGYPT
ETHIOPIA FINLAND
FRANCE GEORGIA
GERMANY GHANA
GREECE GUATEMALA
HAITI HONDURAS
HUNGARY INDIA
INDONESIA IRAN
IRAQ IRELAND
ISRAEL ITALY
JAPAN JORDAN
KAZAKHSTAN KENYA
KUWAIT LEBANON
LIBERIA LIBYA
LITHUANIA MALAYSIA
MAURITIUS MEXICO
MOLDVOA MONGOLIA
MOROCCO NEPAL
NETHERLANDS NEW ZEALAND
NIGERIA PAKISTAN
PERU PHILIPPINES
POLAND RUSSIA
RWANDA SAUDI ARABIA
SERBIA SIERRA LEONE
SOUTH KOREA SPAIN
SRI LANKA SURINAME
SWEDEN SWITZERLAND
TAIWAN THAILAND
THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA TURKEY
UKRAINE UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED STATES VIETNAM