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Lyon College

Batesville, AR 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate27%
Acceptance Rate27%

About Lyon College

Lyon College is a private, religious college in the town of Batesville, Arkansas. Lyon College was founded in 1872. The college currently enrolls around 581 students per year, including 591 undergraduate students.

2021 Acceptance Rate for Lyon College

It is moderately difficult to get into Lyon College. Lyon College admitted 27% of all applicants in 2021. Out of 2,417 applications received in 2021, 659 students were offered admission.

Lyon College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 27%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.0
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 10%

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Lyon College Campus Tours

Lyon College is located in Batesville, Arkansas,.

If you would like to see Lyon College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 167 to Batesville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bill and Hillary Clinton National/Adams Field.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Lyon College and Batesville are like without leaving home.

College Info

2300 Highland Road Batesville, AR 72501

Campus Setting: Small Town

Lyon College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Lyon College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1015 - 1175


Math SAT Range

520 - 580


Reading SAT Range

520 - 620

Lyon College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Lyon College is like? There are approximately 581 students enrolled at Lyon College, including 591 undergraduate students and -10 graduate students. 97% percent of students attend school full-time, 60% percent are from AR and 40% percent of students are from other states.


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