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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

111

undergraduate degree programs and majors

26

average class size

13

themed residential communities

5,451

undergraduate students

1,600

acres on three contiguous campuses

1,812

graduate students

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

79

countries represented in the undergraduate and graduate populations

100+

fully funded Iacocca International Internships in about 32 countries every year

95%

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

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

Goodman campus

Lehigh Partners in Solar Array Project to Power Goodman Campus

The proposed project, which will be installed on a swath of university-owned land on Goodman Campus, is in line with the goals of Lehigh’s Sustainability Strategic Plan 2030.

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Lehigh Tops Lafayette in the 157th Edition of The Rivalry

The Mountain Hawks end the season on a three-game winning streak with a 17-10 win over the Leopards.

College of Business beam signing.

More Than 1,500 Sign Beam for New College of Business Building

The beam will be raised into place Nov. 8 and filmed as part of the College of Business video series.

Inspired Research

Does Distraction Equal Interest?

Daniel Zane investigates what happens to consumers when they are distracted by a background ad while multitasking.

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From the classroom to the community, here on campus and around the world, Lehigh students, faculty and alumni are working to enact positive change.

 

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