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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

Pre-veterinary student gains experience, builds professional network through internship

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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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Washington Monthly: 2022 Best Bang for the Buck Colleges
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Our Graduates Are Career-Ready


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

Met with a career advisor
Got help with their resume
Participated in mock interviews
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)

Sun-Gazette: Lycoming College’s Trachte Music Center dedicated

" 'This magnificent facility will stand here and generations and generations of Lycoming College, students, faculty, alumni and members of the community will make music.' With those promising words, Kent C. Trachte, 15th and current Lycoming College president, humbly expressed his gratitude at the formal dedication ceremony Friday night of the new music center named in his honor on the campus of Lycoming College in Williamsport."

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WNEP: Students urging peers to register to vote

Students at Lycoming College in Williamsport are participating in a nationwide challenge to get other students registered to vote.

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Physics professor wins science fiction award

Christopher Kulp, Ph.D., professor of physics at Lycoming College, recently won the Mike Resnick Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Short Story by a New Author. His science fiction story titled, “What Would You Pay for a Second Chance?,” will be published in an upcoming edition of Galaxy’s Edge magazine.

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Dec 2

Faculty Art Show

Dec. 2- Feb. 18

Lycoming College Art Gallery

The Lycoming College Art Gallery will feature the works of its faculty for a show that is free and open to the public.  A gallery talk is slated for Dec. 2 at 5:30 p.m.

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Dec 3

The Nutcracker

December 3-4

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Music Department and the Saint John's School of Arts, in collaboration with the Community Arts Center, will present Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker with dancers under the direction of Theresa Kendall and a live orchestra conducted by Dr. William Ciabattari.

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Dec 11

Candlelight Service

Sunday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.

Clarke Chapel

A popular Lycoming College tradition, the Christmas Candlelight Service is a "Service of Lessons and Carols" where students, faculty, staff, and members of the community come together to celebrate the holiday season.

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