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About Lycoming College

Lycoming College is a private, religious school that was founded in 1812. It is moderately difficult to get into Lycoming College. Lycoming College enrolls 1,067 undergrads and no graduate students.

Lycoming College offers early action and offers early decision.

Lycoming College Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Lycoming College is 65%. 47% of applicants that applied early decision in 2021 got in to Lycoming College. Out of 2,917 applications received in 2021, 1,910 students were offered admission .

Lycoming College Application Deadlines

Early Admissions at Lycoming College

Lycoming College offers early decision. Lycoming College offers early action.

Mark Your Calendar! The EA deadline is on December 1, 2021, which is coming up soon!

2021 Admissions Facts
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 47%
Average GPA 3.5
Tuition $43,232

Visit the Admissions tab above to for more on how to apply to Lycoming College.

Financial Aid at Lycoming College

Lycoming College meets 87% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $44,524 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve 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! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Dorms at Lycoming College

Lycoming College offers housing for up to 1,073 students.

The majority of Lycoming College students live on campus.

The most popular organizations for Lycoming College students to join are Campus Activities Board, Lycoming Pom and Dance Club and Society of Physics Students. Major Concert, Campus Carnival, and and Involvement Fair are the best-attended events on campus.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Lycoming College.

What GPA Do I Need For Lycoming College?

Lycoming College is considered moderately difficult to get into, but how hard a school is to get into depends on a lot, including your GPA, test scores, activities, recommendations and essays. Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.5 /4.0.

Is Lycoming College Test Optional?

Lycoming College is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 78% submitted the SAT. 15% submitted the ACT.


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Lycoming College Waitlist

Lycoming College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Is Lycoming College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Lycoming College

About 73% of students who start at Lycoming College return for their second year of college. Out of the 394 students who started at Lycoming College as first-time freshman, 205 graduate within four years.

Lycoming College's six-year graduation for undergrads is 62%. 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 and Student Debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Lycoming College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Lycoming College a good school for you?

How Big is the Endowment for Lycoming College?

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $185,588,000. For each full-time student, Lycoming College spends about $13,246.

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Where is Lycoming College?

Lycoming College is located in the small town setting of Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

If you want to see Lycoming College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 to Williamsport, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Williamsport-Lycoming County.

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College Info

700 College Place Williamsport, PA 17701-5192

Campus Setting: Small Town

Lycoming College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lycoming College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lycoming College is Continuous processing.

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

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Lycoming College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

20 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

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20 to 26

Avg

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Lycoming College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1020 - 1190

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Math SAT Range

500 - 600

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Reading SAT Range

510 - 610

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Lycoming College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$58,934

In State

$58,934

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$43,232
$43,232
Fees
$730
$730
Housing
$13,772
$13,772
Books
$1,200
$1,200

Student Life

Wondering what life at Lycoming College is like? There are approximately 1,067 students enrolled at Lycoming College. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 56% percent are from PA and 44% percent of students are from other states.

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Full Time

1%

Part Time

56%

In State

44%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,067

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

65%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$43,962

Out-of-State

$43,962

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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