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Lackawanna College Student Life

Lackawanna College is on a 4-acre campus in an urban setting in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

Lackawanna College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Lackawanna College has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Lackawanna College include V.O.L.C. (Volunteers of Lackawanna College), Falcon Ambassador Board (FAB), COMMunity Club and Pineapple Club (Hospitality & Culinary Club).

The Lackawanna College community comes together each year for Homecoming Activities, Spring Fling and College/Career Fair.

Does Lackawanna College offer student housing?

Lackawanna College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Lackawanna College students live off campus. In 2021, 2% of undergrads at Lackawanna College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 98% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Lackawanna College. There are 338 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,859 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 319 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Lackawanna College offers coed housing and .

Is Lackawanna College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Lackawanna College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Lackawanna College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Lackawanna College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Lackawanna College has patrols by college liaison staff.

Plan a Visit to Lackawanna College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Lackawanna College, take Interstates 81/84 to Scranton, PA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Wilkes-Barre Scranton International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Pennsylvania you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Lackawanna College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Lackawanna College Students

53%

Women

47%

Men

73%

Full Time

27%

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

55%

15%

14%

13%

2%

1%

0.43%

0.27%

0.27%

Undergraduate Students

1,859

Non-Resident / International Students

5

Lackawanna College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,859

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

33%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$15,300

Out-of-State

$15,300

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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