Fast Facts

Williamsport, Pa.
Private residential four-year liberal arts undergraduate college
Accreditation: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Religious: United Methodist Church
Athletics: NCAA Division III
Stanley W. Sloter ’80, Chair of the Board of Trustees
Kent C. Trachte, Ph.D., President
Endowment: $207 million
Total cost of attendance: $45,242
Tuition: $34,016
Room and Board: $10,376
Fees (Est.): $850
36 majors
700+ courses
Top 10 majors: business, psychology, biology, criminal justice, art, communications, history, archaeology, English, political science
Student profile
1,400 Full-time (representing 28 states and 12 nations)
56 percent women / 44 percent men
100 percent of students receive scholarships or financial aid
Faculty profile
81 Full-time
93 percent hold a Ph.D., or the highest degree in their field
13:1 student/faculty ratio

Lycoming Notable Rankings:

  • One of the 50 oldest colleges in the United States
  • Classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Baccalaureate Arts & Sciences College
  • Ranked in U.S. News & World Report as one of 213 National Liberal Arts Colleges and a Tier I Liberal Arts College
  • 2015 Great Colleges to Work For, The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Ranked by Princeton Review as one of the best Northeastern colleges in their "2016 Best Colleges: Region by Region" feature
College colors
Blue and Gold
Athletics program
Nickname: Warriors
Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC)
17 men’s and women’s sports
Alumni of record
Residence halls