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Why Lycoming?

100% of Lycoming students receive scholarships and/or financial aid
12:1 student-to-faculty ratio
98.6% of the Class of 2018 entered graduate school or found employment within 6-12 months after graduation
15K alumni in the Lycoming network
100% of Lycoming students have tailored their applied learning experiences, such as internships, study abroad, and research
31% of Lycoming students are domestic students of color or international

Beyond the Books

An interdisciplinary team of students and faculty from Physics and Economics researched and wrote a journal article on wealth tax for Chaos.

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Forbes: America's Top Colleges
U.S. News and World Report, Best Colleges 2020, Social Mobility
The Princeton Review: The 385 Best Colleges, 2020
Washington Monthly: 2017 Best Colleges and Universities
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Approved STEM Jobs College 2016-17
College Factual Best Value Top 5% Nationwide
College Factual Gender Diversity Top 5% Nationwide
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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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Lycoming College celebrates more than $79 million in campaign support

The Campaign for a Greater Lycoming was the College’s most ambitious fundraising initiative in its history, with a goal of $65 million. Lycoming challenged alumni, parents, and friends to Dare to Dream about creating an even greater institution, and during Homecoming & Family Weekend, the College celebrated extraordinary success, announcing more than $79 million in total support.

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U.S. News names Lycoming College a top performer

Lycoming College continued its climb up the U.S. News & World Report National Liberal Arts Colleges list this year, landing at No. 117 in the 2020 ranking — up 14 spots from the 2019 ranking. Lycoming College has consistently risen in the rankings, moving up 47 spots since 2016.

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New Student Convocation welcomes academically-strong Class of 2023

Lycoming College ushered in the class of 2023 and transfer students during its annual New Student Convocation. The class has the strongest academic credentials of any incoming class in more than a decade, with 25 percent ranking in the top decile of their high school class — six percentage points above average for freshmen classes of the past decade. 

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Nov 9

Open House

Saturday, November 9

Lycoming College

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 juniors and seniors to narrow down their college lists.

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Nov 17

Young Artist Baroque Orchestra at Lycoming College

Sunday, November 17, 6 p.m.

The Shangraw Performance Hall in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall

The members of the select ensemble apply their insights into historically informed performance and Baroque performance practice. The concert will feature period works under the direction of Lycoming College String faculty, John Paul Tobin.

Nov 20


November 20-23, 8 p.m.

Mary L. Welch Theatre

In a world where reality stars win political office, and everything from facts to feelings is likely to be fake, this play is a funny and disturbing exploration of what "reality" really means. By Lia Romeo; Directed by A’Feyah Smith '20.

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Nov 22

National Juried Exhibition

November 22 - January 24

Lycoming College Art Gallery

Part of Lycoming College’s Curatorial Methods Class, students collaborate to choose works from a group of submissions from around the country to bring together this thematic exhibition of artwork.

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Nov 23

Lycoming College Concert Band & Jazz Ensemble

Saturday, November 23, 7:30 p.m.

The Shangraw Performance Hall in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall

The Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble join forces for an exciting fall concert in Clarke Chapel! Concert goers will hear band favorites, beloved jazz standards, and featured student soloists. The concert is free and open to the public.

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Dec 7

The Nutcracker

December 7-8

Community Arts Center

This production of The Nutcracker will feature live music by Lycoming College students and local musicians, under the direction of Dr. William Ciabattari, as well as a completely local intergenerational talent for the entire production, involving over 200 artists of all ages. 

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