Lafayette College Comparison

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Overview

Lafayette College
Location Easton, PA
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 2,514
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #51
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Status Non-profit
Website lafayette.edu
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Costs

Lafayette College
Tuition (In State) $54,512
Tuition (Out of State) $54,512
Room & Board $16,263
Avg Net Price $28,735
Avg Grant Aid $43,518
% Receiving Grant Aid 55%

Admission

Lafayette College
Applied 8,215
Admitted 2,922
Acceptance Rate 35.6%
Enrolled % 20.7%
Avg High School GPA 3.53
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Exceptional
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 28/33
SAT Range 1250/1440
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline Jan 15, 2023

Academics

Lafayette College
Student to Faculty Ratio 9:1
Popular Majors
  • Social Sciences (33%)
  • Engineering (19%)
  • Biology (10%)
  • Psychology (8%)
  • English and Literature (8%)

Outcomes

Lafayette College
Graduation Rate 88%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $81,000
Making Student Loan Payments 91%
Median Student Loan Debt $26,000
Median Loan Payment $268

Diversity

Lafayette College
% Men 49%
% Women 51%
Racial Diversity Medium
HBCU No
% White 67%
% Black 5%
% Hispanic 6%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 2%
% International 9%
% Unknown Race 7%

Students

Lafayette College
% In-State 17%
% Out-of-State 77%

Campus

Lafayette College
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required Yes
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/