Path to Prominence

Our vision for a stronger, more dynamic Lehigh.

As an institution dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service, Lehigh University educates future generations of leaders, creates new knowledge and serves as an agent of powerful, positive change.

Building on its proud legacy of success, Lehigh, under the leadership of its board of trustees, has now embarked on an ambitious plan that will allow it to grow and evolve into an even more impactful and innovative university—one whose work will change lives, and the world, for the better.

 

Expansion for greater diversity and intellectual vibrancy.

Evolution to accommodate growth and support cutting-edge research.

Exploration to broaden Lehigh's impact in the world.

Progress and Milestones

Stay up to date with all of the latest
developments with Lehigh's Path to Prominence.

 

A illustration of a timeline with three dots showing the years 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019

 

News & Updates

Breaking Ground on the Health, Science & Technology Building

The state-of-the-art academic and research facility will connect Lehigh to South Bethlehem and bring greater vitality to the campus core.

Whitney P. Witt Installed As Inaugural Dean of the College of Health

Provost Pat Farrell presented Witt with a Lehigh medallion during a dinner at the President's House.

Lehigh to Invest $20 Million in Research and Faculty Hiring

Faculty and staff gathered at a town hall to learn about Research Futures, a plan to invest significantly in research throughout the university.