91%

Acceptance Rate

$11,637

Avg.Financial Aid

001353

FAFSA Code

About Fort Lewis College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,319

Website

fortlewis.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Located in Durango, CO, Fort Lewis College is a public university. The total enrolment stands at 3,332 students at Fort Lewis College. Around 3,300 and 32 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 222 faculty. Around 54% of the students are females and 46% are males. Notably, Fort Lewis College is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At FLC around 44% are white, 29% are American Indian or Alaska Native, and 12% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Moreover, around 86% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are John Hensley (Actor), Tom Danielson (Professional Road Racing Cyclist), Linden Ashby (Actor, Martial artist), and Simon J. Ortiz (Writer). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. At FLC, 120 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), HLC Higher Learning Commission, and NASM (National Association of Schools of Music).

Location & Contact

Address

1000 Rim Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9702477010
Fax: 9702477179
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Fort Lewis College at the 636th position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

91%

SAT Range

1010 - 1200

ACT Range

18 - 24

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to FLC is fairly easy. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $40. The SAT score in the range of 980-1200 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Fort Lewis College is 20. However, those getting an ACT score less than 17 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1000 Rim Drive, Durango, Colorado 81301-3999. They can also call them at (970) 247-7010.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$18,522

Average Annual Cost

$7,056

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$1,984

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,520

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,618

Total One Year Cost

$25,428

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to FLC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $30,094 per year. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

62%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

31%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$288

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business/Commerce, General

89 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

65 Graduates

Psychology, General

54 Graduates

Biology, General

48 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

44 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

37 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

31 Graduates

Sociology

31 Graduates

Marketing

30 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

29 Graduates

Engineering, General

29 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

28 Graduates

Public Health

27 Graduates

Economics

23 Graduates

Anthropology

21 Graduates

Chemistry

20 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

20 Graduates

History

18 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

11 Graduates

Outdoor Education

11 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

10 Graduates

Mathematics

10 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

9 Graduates

Music

9 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

7 Graduates

Philosophy

7 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

7 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

5 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Education, Other

2 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,272

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

35%

Full-time

88%

Part-time

12%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

45% White

3% Unknown

1% Black

11% Hispanic

11% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

27% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

56%

Out Of State

43%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,685 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

39%

Averege Housing Cost

$4,796/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,082/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,082/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Skyler the Skyhawk

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

175

Total Female Athletes

140

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

25

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At FLC, $11,704 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at FLC costs around $5,082 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At FLC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 46% male and 54% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$28,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$35,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,970

$26,211

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$176 - 272

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

89%

Average Aid Per Year

$11,637

Students Receiving Federal Grants

34%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,404

Students Receiving State Aid

52%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,986

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

55%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,647

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$13,077

$30K - $48K

$10,865

$48K - $75K

$7,970

$75K - $110K

$5,179

> $110K

$4,181

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,027,578

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,207,254

The financial aid department of Fort Lewis College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Fort Lewis College is around $5,153 and the federal grant is $4,591. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $12,332, while the institutional aid is $5,153. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at FLC based on students' financial needs add up to $1,027,578 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $3,207,254.

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