Aerial view of campus with Williamsport, the Susquehanna River and Bald Eagle Mountain as a backdrop

First-year Applicants

Claiming the championship title with your teammates. Digging alongside your late-night study partners in Cyprus. Presenting your research at a national convention with the support of your professor-turned-mentor. Whatever your dream is, college is about making it a reality. It’s more than a cutting-edge liberal arts curriculum (although you’ll get that here, too). It’s an experience that lasts four years and lives with you forever—and it starts right here, right now.

The following materials are required for first-year applicants:

  • A paper or online application using:
    • Common Application (required for early decision), or
    • Lycoming online application
  • Official high school transcripts
  • SAT or ACT scores (or, if you’re in the top half of your graduating class, the Optional Choice form and two graded writing samples)
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Personal essay — Tell us why you want to join the Lycoming family

Start your application now by clicking one of the application options below. We look forward to reviewing it!