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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 2019 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

110

undergraduate degree programs and majors

28

average class size

94%

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

1,469

undergraduate students took part in research in 2019-20

1,864

graduate students

13

themed residential communities

5,203

undergraduate students

1,600

acres on three contiguous campuses

25

NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports for men and women

200+

150+ clubs, plus 40 intramural and club sports and 25 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

85K

graduates in the Lehigh alumni network

95%

of the class of 2019 are employed, continuing education or pursuing military or volunteer service

2,754

interviews with employers on campus

22,000+

full-time positions and internships posted on Lehigh's Center for Career & Professional Development job board in 2019

Ken Woodcock

$5 Million Gift to Fund Lehigh University Art Galleries

The gift from Kenneth R. Woodcock ’65 will preserve LUAG’s teaching collection and enhance art education.

Demonstrators in front of the U.S. Capitol, April 1971

'Doing Democracy'

Lehigh University Art Galleries puts democracy, in all its forms, on display.

zoom call on partnership announcement with IIT Bombay

Lehigh Announces Partnership with Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

New agreement, signed Dec. 17, will facilitate academic and student exchanges.

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The Science of Friction

Anand Jagota works to develop new mechanisms to improve friction of soft materials—and make vehicle tires more effective.

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