Undergraduate Admissions

Where Passion
Meets Possibility

Pursue all that you want to do through our right-sized university—large enough to offer world-class faculty and rigorous academics, but small enough to allow for close mentorship and hands-on research experiences in a diverse and supportive learning community.

By the Numbers

Lehigh’s ideal size, interdisciplinary academic programs, vibrant campus and optimal student-to-faculty ratio allow students to collaborate in and out of the classroom, while preparing them for future success. View more stats >


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student-to-faculty ratio


of the class of 2017 are employed or attending graduate school within 6 months of graduation


average starting salary of 2017 graduates


in grants and scholarships


of Lehigh undergraduate students participate in an extracurricular activity

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 2021—our most impressive class yet.


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.

Picture Yourself at Lehigh

Digital Viewbook

Academics and Life at Lehigh

Life at Lehigh is full of distinctive learning and social experiences. Take an in-depth look at academics, research and global opportunities, and learn about student life and the City of Bethlehem.

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 1

Deadline: November 1

Decision Date: Mid December

Early Decision 2

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Mid February

Regular Decision 

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Late March

7-Yr BA/DMD-Bio-Dental

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Early April

7-Yr Optometry

Deadline: January 1

Decision Date: Early April

Transfer Student (Fall)

Deadline: February 15

Decision Date: Mid May