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Lewis-Clark State College

Lewiston, ID 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Lewis Clark State College

Lewis-Clark State College Overview

Lewis-Clark State College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Lewiston, Idaho. Lewis Clark State College was founded in 1893 and the school enrolls around 3,710 students a year, which includes 3,709 undergraduate students. Lewis Clark State College ensures on-campus housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 8.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Lewis Clark State College!

Interested in music or performing? At Lewis Clark State College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Lewis Clark State College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Planning to play sports? Lewis Clark State College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Lewis Clark State College on the Student Life page.

2022 Lewis Clark State College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Percent of Need Met 70.44%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $8,647

Is Lewis Clark State College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better sense of what Lewis Clark State College offers and if it could be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Lewis Clark State College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Lewis Clark State College, around 63% come back their sophomore year. Lewis Clark State Collegehas a six year graduation rate of 32 for undergrads. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Lewis Clark State College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Lewis Clark State College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Lewis Clark State College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Lewis Clark State College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Lewis Clark State College meets 70.44% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Lewis Clark State College full-time are awarded $8,647 a year in financial aid, on average.

In 2020, students graduated with an average of $22,730 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Lewis Clark State College.

Based on this information, how does Lewis Clark State College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Lewis Clark State College a good school for you?

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Where is Lewis-Clark State College Located?

Lewis Clark State College is located in the small town setting of Lewiston, Idaho.

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College Info

500 Eighth Avenue Lewiston, ID 83501-2698

Campus Setting: Small Town

Lewis Clark State College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 8

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lewis Clark State College is Aug 8.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lewis Clark State College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Lewis Clark State College ACT Scores


ACT Range

16 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above


16 to 22


16 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Lewis Clark State College is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Lewis Clark State College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Lewis Clark State College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

430 - 540


Reading SAT Range

450 - 560

Lewis Clark State College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees


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Cost Breakdown
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State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Lewis Clark State College is like? There are approximately 3,710 students enrolled at Lewis Clark State College, including 3,709 undergraduate students and 1 graduate students. 56% percent of students attend school full-time, 79% percent are from ID and 21% percent of students are from other states.


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