2014 Admitted Class Fun Facts

Fletcher is especially unique for the exciting variety of people who make up the Fletcher community. This year’s class is no exception!


74: from Afghanistan to Zambia
Number of countries of citizenship represented among admitted candidates (listed below)
49 Percent of admitted males
51 Percent of admitted females
21 Age of youngest person admitted
47
Age of oldest person admitted
Michael The most popular admitted male name
Elizabeth The most popular admitted female name
54: from Akan to Vietnamese
Number of native languages spoken by admitted candidates
37 Number of last names shared by more than one admitted candidate
42: from Alabama to Wisconsin
Number of US states where admitted students currently live
69: from Afghanistan to Venezuela
Number of countries where admitted students currently live
368 Number of undergraduate institutions represented among admitted students
138 Number of Flags represented in the Hall of Flags (Fletcher’s main foyer)
8,500 +
Number of living Fletcher alumni
60+
Number of Fletcher alumni clubs around the world
Number of admitted students who share a birthday (March 13) with Austin Barclay Fletcher

2

Most common places of birth

Cities:

Bogota
Boston
Los Angeles
Mexico City
Mumbai
New York City
Seoul
Singapore
Tokyo
Washington, DC


Countries:

China
Germany
India
Japan
Korea
Mexico
Pakistan
Singapore
United States

Most Common Native Languages

Chinese
English
German
Hindi
Japanese
Korean
Spanish
Urdu

Citizenships Represented

AFGHANISTAN

ALBANIA

ARGENTINA

AUSTRALIA

BANGLADESH

BELARUS

BELGIUM

BOTSWANA

BRAZIL

BRUNEI

BULGARIA

BURMA

CANADA

CHILE

CHINA

COLOMBIA

COSTA RICA

CROATIA

CZECH REPUBLIC

ECUADOR

EGYPT

EL SALVADOR

ENGLAND

ETHIOPIA

FRANCE

GEORGIA

GERMANY

GHANA

GREECE

HAITI

ICELAND

INDIA

INDONESIA

IRAN

IRAQ

IRELAND

ISRAEL

ITALY

JAMAICA

JAPAN

JORDAN

KENYA

LATVIA

LEBANON

MALAYSIA

MEXICO

MONTENEGRO

NEPAL

NETHERLANDS

NEW ZEALAND

PAKISTAN

PHILIPPINES

POLAND

PORTUGAL

ROMANIA

RUSSIA

SCOTLAND

SINGAPORE

SOUTH AFRICA

SOUTH KOREA

SPAIN

SWEDEN

SWITZERLAND

SYRIA

TAIWAN

THAILAND

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

TURKEY

UGANDA

UKRAINE

UNITED KINGDOM UNITED STATES
VENZUELA VIETNAM
ZAMBIA