About Lafayette College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Lafayette College cost?

Lafayette College Cost of Attendance
In-state $49,635
Out-of-state $49,635
On-Campus Room and Board $14,470
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $26,208
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Lafayette College Financial Aid and Debt

91%

Students paying down their debt

$26,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$269

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 54% $35,024
Federal Grants 10% $5,895
Pell grants 10% $4,418
Other federal grants 4% $4,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 3% $3,432
Institutional grants or scholarships 46% $36,036
Student loan aid 33% $8,493
Federal student loans 29% $6,538
Other student loans 7% $15,794

Lafayette College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Do community service 239 Up to $75

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Lafayette College Admissions

What is Lafayette College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 28%
Average GPA 3.47
SAT Submissions 67% of applicants
SAT Reading 580-680
SAT Math 620-710
SAT Writing 590-690
ACT Submissions 47% of applicants
Composite Score 27-31

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Lafayette College Campus Life

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

55

Forbes Ranking

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

89%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2541
Living on campus
Transfer Students 6%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Men
51%
Women
49%

Student Diversity

55%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
66.27%
Unknown
18.46%
Hispanic or Latino
6.53%
Black or African American
5.00%
Asian
3.66%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.04%

Lafayette College Graduation Success

94%

First Year Student Retention

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$67,500

Average Salary After Graduation

About Lafayette College

The College leads American liberal arts colleges with the most Goldwater Scholarship recipients in the past six years.

Address

High St
Easton, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify