Lycoming College Fast Facts

Founded
1812
Location
Williamsport, Pa.
Type
Private residential four-year liberal arts undergraduate college
Affiliations
Accreditation: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Religious: United Methodist Church
Athletics: NCAA Division III
Leadership
Peter R. Lynn ’69, Chair of the Board of Trustees
Kent C. Trachte, Ph.D., President
Financials
Endowment: $185 million
Total cost of attendance: $42,946
Tuition: $33,056
Room and Board: $9,890
Fees (Est.): $850
Curriculum
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)
55 percent women / 45 percent men
100 percent of students receive scholarships or financial aid
Faculty profile
90 Full-time
92 percent hold a Ph.D., or the highest degree in their field
14:1 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
College colors
Blue and Gold
Athletics program
Nickname: Warriors
Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC)
17 men’s and women’s sports
Alumni of record
14,402
Residence halls
9