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We're confident in our deep pursuit of knowledge and bold in its application.

Why Lycoming?

We invest in affordability 85% of students receive need-based financial aid.
Student-to-faculty ratio 11:1 You don't have to fight to be seen — it's inevitable.
Learning beyond the classroom is in our DNA 100%of Lycoming students complete an enhanced academic experience, including internships, study abroad, and undergraduate research.
We look like the world 37% of students are domestic students of color or international.
We launch careers 99% of the Class of 2021 was employed or in graduate school 6-12 months after graduation.
We're ready for you 16k alumni worldwide excel in every field, ready to support fellow Warriors.

Beyond the Books

Creativity and skill help student self-publish debut children's book

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U.S. News and World Report, Best Colleges 2022-2023, Social Mobility
The Princeton Review: The 388 Best Colleges, 2023
MONEY Best Colleges, 2022
The Princeton Review: Best Value Colleges, 2022
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Explore Lycoming

Take a virtual step onto College Place or stroll across the Quad on a student-guided tour and you'll feel right at home.

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Our Graduates Are Career-Ready

2x

Lycoming College seniors engaged in career preparation activities at almost twice the rate of other college seniors.

Met with a career advisor
43%
vs
24%
Got help with their resume
78%
vs
42%
Participated in mock interviews
51%
vs
28%
2 out of every 3 Lycoming seniors have discussed their career interests and goals with a faculty member (compared to just 44% of seniors at peer institutions).
Lycoming seniors engage in career planning talks, panels, and workshops at a rate 22% higher than their national peers.
Nearly half of Lycoming seniors participate in a major- or career-related co-curricular activity (such as a student/professional organization or honor society) compared to less than one-third of seniors nationally.

*Statistics shown are from the 2021 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

Students complete summer chemistry research fellowships

This summer, five students had the opportunity to work alongside faculty in research labs as part of the department of chemistry and biochemistry’s Endowed Summer Research Fellow program. From synthesis of iron coordination complexes and production of proteins to inventing new chemical reactions, students worked on a variety of research projects utilizing advanced technologies and techniques.

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Lycoming launches Class of 2026 at New Student Convocation

Lycoming College welcomed first-year and transfer students during New Student Convocation on Thursday, Aug. 25. In keeping with a long-held tradition on campus, students marched through the David B Sykes gate and onto the Fultz Quadrangle for the customary ceremony that marks the beginning of the academic year.

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Lycoming College welcomes new faculty

Lycoming College is pleased to welcome eleven faculty members to its community this fall, bringing with them extensive knowledge and experience in their fields. With ecocriticism on the theatre stage, operatic styles in the music hall, Anglo-modernism in literature, expertise in stellar evolution, and more, these professors will enrich the classrooms at Lycoming College.

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Events

Sep 16

Chad Andrews: a day can get so long

Sept. 16 - Oct. 18

Lycoming College Art Gallery

Chad Andrews' exhibition "a day can get so long" will open in the Lycoming College Art Gallery on Sept. 16, and is free and open to the public.

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Sep 30

Homecoming 2022

Friday, Sept. 30 - Sunday, Oct. 2

Lycoming College Campus

Our Homecoming activities this year include a Choir alumni performance with the LCCO, choir rehearsal, Pep Band participation, an open house and reception in the new Trachte Music Center, and the Chapel Service.

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Oct 8

October Open House

Saturday, Oct. 8

Lycoming College Campus

Open houses at Lycoming provide an in-depth look at our top-of-the-line facilities, academic offerings, expert faculty, and hands-on learning opportunities, making them the perfect opportunity for high school students to narrow down their college lists.

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Connect with Lycoming

View the construction of our new music building.

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View the construction of the
Shangraw Athletic Complex enhancements project.

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