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Recognized among the nation’s premier research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for over 7,000 students.

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20+

interdisciplinary programs spanning multiple colleges

$67K

average starting salary of 2020 graduates

9:1

student-to-faculty ratio

6th

university in the world recognized as an NGO by the United Nations, with 56 United Nations–related programs every year

96%

of our students completed one or more internships or an experiential learning opportunity

1,469

undergraduate students took part in research in 2019-20

110

undergraduate degree programs and majors

28

average class size

5,203

undergraduate students

1,600

acres on three contiguous campuses

1,864

graduate students

13

themed residential communities

25

NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports for men and women

200+

150+ clubs, plus 40 intramural and club sports and 23 fraternities and sororities

93%

of Lehigh undergraduate students participate in an extracurricular activity

65,000+

hours of community service performed by the Lehigh community

250

study abroad programs in 74 countries offered to Lehigh students

40%

of Lehigh students have an international experience while at Lehigh, and 30% of those students participate in more than one abroad experience

93

countries represented in the undergraduate and graduate populations

100+

fully funded Iacocca International Internships in about 32 countries every year

2,754

interviews with employers on campus

24K+

full-time positions and internships posted on Lehigh's Center for Career & Professional Development job board

85K

graduates in the Lehigh alumni network

95%

of the class of 2020 are employed, continuing education or pursuing military or volunteer service

The Rally 2021 with alumni carrying class flags

The Rally Marks Milestone Lehigh Moment

Karen Stuckey ’75 represents Lehigh’s first coed class as it adopts the Class of 2025. It is also the first time that a woman alum presents an incoming class with its official flag.

Daniela Collins ’25 moves in with help from her family

Class of 2025 Moves In, Returns to More Traditional Experience

More than 1,500 first-year students joined the Lehigh family this week, moving into residential halls and attending orientation activities.

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President Joseph J. Helble ’82 Assumes Lehigh Presidency

Lehigh officially welcomes our 15th president.

Inspired Research

Closing the Intervention Gap

Ana Dueñas addresses a gap in services for Latino children with autism who need early intensive behavioral intervention.

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