The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years schools.
  • Lehigh University has more expensive tuition & fees ($55,260) than Lafayette College ($54,992).
  • It is harder to admit to Lehigh University than Lafayette College.
  • Lehigh University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,345) than Lafayette College (1,345).
  • Both Lafayette College and Lehigh University have the same submitted ACT scores (31).
  • Lehigh University has more students with 6,849 students while Lafayette College has 2,642 students.
  • Lehigh University has more full-time faculties with 540 faculties while Lafayette College has 252 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Lafayette College and Lehigh University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Lafayette CollegeLehigh University
Lafayette Collegevs.Lehigh University
Easton, PennsylvaniaLocationBethlehem, Pennsylvania
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Bachelor's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
$54,992Tuition & Fees$55,260
51% ($39,418)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)50% ($38,422)
$39,418Average Amount of Financial Aid$38,422
30.81 %Acceptance Rates25.15 %
26.06 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)35.37 %
1,345SAT Score1,365
31ACT Score31
88 %Graduation Rate90 %
4 %Transfer-out Rate-
93 %Retention Rate94 %
2,642Student Population6,849
252Number of Faculties540
10 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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