Undergraduate Admissions

Built for Tomorrow's Challenges

Find Your Place

Lehigh’s ideal size—large enough to offer world-class faculty and rigorous academics, but small enough to allow for close mentorship and hands-on research—allows students to collaborate in and out of the classroom, while preparing them for future success. View more stats >

5,624

undergraduate students

10:1

student-to-faculty ratio

97%

of the class of 2021 were employed, continuing education or pursuing military or volunteer service

$67K

average starting salary of 2022 graduates

>$118 M

in grants and scholarships

93%

of Lehigh undergraduate students participate in an extracurricular activity

Prospective Students

On-Campus & Virtual Visit Opportunities

Join us on-campus and virtually to learn more about Lehigh through information sessions led by admissions counselors, student-guided tours, student panels and more.

 

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Reimagining the Clayton University Center

Lehigh will begin extensive renovations to the iconic Clayton University Center at Packer Hall that will create a dynamic environment for student life while preserving the building’s historic grandeur.

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Nikole Hannah-Jones, creator of 'The 1619 Project': ‘Our Democracy is in Danger’

Hannah-Jones, who won a Pulitzer Prize for the project, spoke at Lehigh.

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Lehigh and Kazakh Universities Team Up for Sustainable Impact

As part of Creative Inquiry’s mission to effect positive change, students and faculty work together on myriad issues, including air pollution, waste and ethical research.

 

Virtual Tour

Explore Campus from Anywhere

Follow the route of the undergraduate admissions tour to see academic and student-life buildings, and learn about life at Lehigh along the way.

Built for Tomorrow

Lehigh students come from across the globe and across the world, but a common thread runs through them all—they believe that with every challenge comes opportunity. Meet our amazing students.

Giavanna Gast
Michael Tahiru ’22
Salma Elboute ’22
Euan Forrest ’23

Job Placement Success

Learn how a Lehigh education will give you the knowledge and experience to excel.

Tuition & Aid

Explore our types of aid and utilize the Net Price Calculator to estimate your financial need.

Admission Statistics

View the stats and facts on Lehigh’s Class of 2025—one of our most impressive classes yet.

 

Picture Yourself at Lehigh

Lehigh Launch

Expand Your Worldview

Lehigh Launch is an experiential first-semester learning experience where students will gain new perspectives, grow as individuals and return to Lehigh with the experience and knowledge that will help them succeed.

 

Straight from the Students

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See current students discuss everything from why they chose Lehigh to their most impactful global, entrepreneurial and research experiences in this Facebook Live series.

Why Lehigh?

Hear directly from current students about their favorite part of the Lehigh experience.

Research & Creative Inquiry

Learn about current student research projects and creative inquiry opportunities across campus.

Global & Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Watch students share their experiences from global and entrepreneurial programs at Lehigh.

Admissions Counselors

Find Your Counselor

Identify the Admissions counselor for your region, and reach out to show your interest and learn more about Lehigh.

Application Deadlines

Lehigh has two rounds of binding Early Decision, as well as Regular Decision and Transfer application opportunities. Take the next step to your future, apply now.

Early Decision I

Deadline: November 1

Decision Date: Mid December

Early Decision II

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Mid February

Regular Decision 

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Late March

7-Yr BA/DMD-Bio-Dental

7-Yr Optometry

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Early April

Transfer Student (Fall)

Deadline: April 1

Decision Date: Mid May

Transfer Student (Spring)

Deadline: November 1

Decision Date: Late December