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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 95% of the Class of 2020 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

Prestigious Kennedy Center fellowship enables student to study equity, diversity, inclusion, and anti-racism in theatre

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U.S. News and World Report, Best Colleges 2022, Social Mobility
The Princeton Review: The 387 Best Colleges, 2022
Washington Monthly: 2021 Best Liberal Arts Colleges
The Princeton Review: Best Value Colleges, 2022
WSJ
Washington Monthly: 2021 Best Bang for the Buck Colleges
College Factual Best Value - Best Nationwide
College Factual Overall Diversity - Best Nationwide
College Factual Gender Diversity - Best Nationwide
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Explore Lycoming

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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)

Lycoming named Best Value College

Lycoming College is one of the nation's best colleges for students seeking a great education with excellent career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review. Lycoming earned one of the country’s highest ROI (Return on Investment) rankings for its top marks in academic offerings, career placement services, cost/financial aid, graduation rates, and student debt, as well as alumni salary levels and job satisfaction.

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Advocate for women and underrepresented groups to deliver commencement address

Brenda Alston-Mills, Ph.D., ’66, will address students, families, faculty, and staff as the keynote speaker at Lycoming College’s 174th commencement on Saturday, May 14, 2 p.m., on the Fultz Quadrangle. In recognition of her distinguished, extensive and inspiring contributions to higher learning as a faculty member, student adviser, researcher, administrator and trustee, the College will award Alston-Mills with an honorary Doctor of Laws, L.L.D., during the ceremony.

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$150,000 grant will support student scholarships

The Hearst Foundations have awarded Lycoming College a grant of $150,000 to support middle-income retention scholarships. This two-year grant will be implemented for the 2023-24 and 2024-25 academic years and will provide support to middle-income students as they move from their first to sophomore year.

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Events

Apr 8

Senior Art Show

April 8 - May 14

Lycoming College Art Gallery

The final thesis work of 12 graduating Lycoming College seniors will be on display, beginning with a gallery talk at 5:30 p.m., on opening night. The gallery is open Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 4-8 p.m., and the exhibits are free and open to the public.

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May 13

Graduation Concert featuring Lycoming College Choir

Friday, May 13, 8 p.m.

Clarke Chapel

 

 

May 14

Commencement - Class of 2022

Saturday, May 14, 2 p.m.

Fultz Quadrangle

Lycoming College will celebrate its 174th commencement with the Class of 2022 on the Fultz Quadrangle.

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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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