Lake Forest College


Student Population
Lake Forest College overview
Location Lake Forest, Illinois
School Type Private 4 Year
Lake Forest College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lake Forest, Illinois, Lake Forest College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,147 prospective students applied, and 2,402 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 389 enrolled in the school.  1,477 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 35 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $46,320 plus fees of $744. Lake Forest College is ranked 828 nationally in the 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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GPA 3.63
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lake Forest College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$744
Room and Board $10,390
Budget for Other Expenses$2,526
Total One Year Cost$60,980


Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lake Forest College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 27%
Business 9%
Communication 9%
English and Literature 8%
Foreign Languages 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education IPEDS survey data for Lake Forest College.