How much does Lake Forest College cost?

Lake Forest College Cost of Attendance
In-state $47,064
Out-of-state $47,064
On-Campus Room and Board $10,390
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,570
Average Annual Cost $27,131
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $17,805
$30,000-$48,000 $18,289
$48,000-$75,000 $20,588
$75,000-$110,000 $26,030
Over $110,000 $31,260

Lake Forest College Financial Aid and Debt

78%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$279

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $31,438
Federal Grants 33% $6,184
Pell grants 33% $4,616
Other federal grants 33% $1,279
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 25% $4,661
Institutional grants or scholarships 99% $28,025
Student loan aid 83% $7,265
Federal student loans 83% $7,496
Other student loans 5% $19,921

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Do community service 304 Up to $500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Lake Forest College Admissions

What is Lake Forest College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 58%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 23% of applicants
SAT Reading 510-620
SAT Math 510-620
SAT Writing 510-610
ACT Submissions 78% of applicants
Composite Score 23-28

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Lake Forest College Campus Life

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

330

Forbes Ranking

61%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

69%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1508
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Women
57%
Men
43%

Student Diversity

64%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
57.29%
Unknown
16.84%
Hispanic or Latino
14.39%
Asian
5.77%
Black or African American
5.44%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.27%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%

Lake Forest College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

61%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$49,000

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Lake Forest College

Address

555 N Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, IL

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