Student Population
National Rank
Lafayette College overview
Location Easton, Pennsylvania
Online lafayette.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Lafayette College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Easton, Pennsylvania, Lafayette College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 8,469 prospective students applied, and 2,609 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 680 enrolled in the school.  2,551 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 43 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $50,400 plus fees of $1,200. Lafayette College is ranked 69 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Lafayette College overview
SAT 1320/1480
ACT 28/31
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
Lafayette College overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2019
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lafayette College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,200
Room and Board $15,040
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$68,640


Average Salary After 10 Years
$81,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
88% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lafayette College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 33%
Engineering 19%
Biology 10%
Psychology 8%
English and Literature 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213385 IPEDS survey data for Lafayette College.