Lafayette College

Overview

Student Population
2,642
National Rank
#69
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
Level of Study 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 9,237 prospective students applied, and 2,715 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 733 enrolled in the school.  2,603 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 39 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $52,415 plus fees of $1,215. Lafayette College is ranked 69 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional 
Lafayette College overview
SAT 1250/1440
ACT 27/32
GPA 3.46
Applications Accepted
29.4% 
Lafayette College overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$52,415
Costs for Lafayette College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,215
Room and Board $15,640
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$71,270

Outcomes

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.