62%

Acceptance Rate

$31,022

Avg.Financial Aid

003856

FAFSA Code

About Lawrence University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,463

Website

www.lawrence.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

Lawrence University, which is located in Appleton, Wisconsin is a private university. Taking into account all the courses offered at Lawrence University, the total enrolment stands at 1,442. The school has a total of 180 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 99% of the students are 24 and under at Lawrence University. Shedding some light on gender distribution at LU, around 54% of the students are females and 46% are males. Thomas A. Steitz, Terry Moran, Earnest Hooton, and Garth Neustadter are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, LU offers around 28 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

College Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9208327000
Fax: 9208326978
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a university plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right university. It helps them assess the university's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Lawrence University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.

Admissions

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

15-Jan

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

62%

SAT Range

1210 - 1450

ACT Range

27 - 31

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 1 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1200-1430, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 25 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Lawrence University is 28. 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 College Ave, Appleton, Wisconsin 54911. They can also call them at (920) 832-7000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$27,436

Average Annual Cost

$47,175

Books And Supplies

$900

Other Fees

$300

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

$10,341

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,425

Total One Year Cost

$60,141

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to LU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $61,891. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($49,122), books and supplies ($900), room and boarding ($10,719), and budget for other expenses ($2,605). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

8:1

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

85%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Trimester

Research Funding per Student

$363

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Music

60 Graduates

Biology, General

37 Graduates

Psychology, General

34 Graduates

Economics

29 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

26 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

21 Graduates

History

21 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

20 Graduates

Political Science and Government

18 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

16 Graduates

Mathematics

14 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

14 Graduates

Physics

12 Graduates

Anthropology

10 Graduates

Philosophy

10 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

10 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

9 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Area Studies

6 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

6 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

6 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

5 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

5 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Mathematics and Computer Science

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

2 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

2 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,463

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

20%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

62% White

1% Unknown

5% Black

10% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

13% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

65%

Out Of State

21%

In State

14%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$74,097 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

100%

Undergrads in College Housing

96%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,172/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,169/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,169/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Vikings

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Midwest Conference

Total Male Athletes

177

Total Female Athletes

111

Intramural Sports

22

Sports Club

13

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Fencing

Football

Ice Hockey

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Fencing

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

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 university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,719 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 46% and 54%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,100/year

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

$0$100,000

$12,000

$19,500

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.

$125 - 202

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.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$31,022

Students Receiving Federal Grants

28%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,313

Students Receiving State Aid

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,251

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,121

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$44,024

$30K - $48K

$37,646

$48K - $75K

$37,548

$75K - $110K

$33,092

> $110K

$26,217

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$29,446,081

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$12,904,761

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at LU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Lawrence University is around $32,111 and the federal grant is $5,744. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,335 and institutional aid worth $32,111.

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