Lawrence University: Review & Facts

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Lawrence University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,560 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1847 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Appleton, Wisconsin.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
At Lawrence University you can obtain your bachelor's degree.

Lawrence University implements a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and has 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Music, Biology, Psychology, English and Literature, and Chemistry. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
89%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Lawrence University is high at 89% (well above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Lawrence University is very good: 83%.

Student to faculty ratio at Lawrence University is good: 9:1. Find out more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$43,700
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high, around $43,400 per year. The additional fees at Lawrence University (not included in tuition costs) are about $300; this totals $43,700 a year.

Read the details about Lawrence University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
68%
According to recent data, 3,014 applications were submitted and 2,057 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Lawrence University is $40.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Lawrence University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (920) 832-7000 or check Lawrence University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,400
Medium
Lawrence University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lawrence University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Lawrence University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - nearly $4,400 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Lawrence University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Lawrence University Location and Maps



Post Address: Lawrence University, College Ave, Appleton, Wisconsin 54911, USA
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