Lewis & Clark College

Women's WCLA Contact: Lindsay Newman
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2,087 Undergrads / 3,396 Students
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$36,026 Net Price
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72% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
70% / 77%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Where Grads Live
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Eugene Oregon Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Orange County California Area
Where Grads Work
  • Portland Public Schools
  • OHSU | Oregon Health & Science University
  • Portland State University
  • Beaverton School District
  • Intel Corporation
  • Nike
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Portland Community College
  • State of Oregon
  • Microsoft
  • Multnomah County
  • Wells Fargo
  • Providence Health & Services
  • West Linn Wilsonville School District
  • Hillsboro School District
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Community and Social Services
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Arts and Design
  • Research
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Legal
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
600 - 690
590 - 690
1270 - 1430
28 - 34
25 - 29
27 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 580 - 670 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 5,863 2,032 3,831
% Admitted 72% 67% 75%
% Admits That Enroll 12% 14% 11%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.93 (weighted)
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (22%)
    Psychology (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Psychology, General (14%)
    English Language & Literature (8%)
    English Language and Literature, General (8%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (8%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    International Relations and Affairs (7%)
    Sociology and Anthropology (7%)
    Biochemistry (5%)
    Physical Sciences (5%)
    Economics, General (5%)
    Foreign Languages (4%)
    History (4%)
    History, General (4%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (4%)
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$52,780
    Books & Supplies$1,050
    Cost of Living$13,008
    Personal Expenses$2,052
    Sticker Price$68,890

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    95% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship94%$30,358
    Federal Grants22%$5,847
    Pell Grants22%$4,791
    Other Federal22%$1,073
    State & Local Grants3%$3,200
    Institutional Grants94%$28,857
    Student Loans80%$6,557
    Federal Loans80%$5,296
    Other Loans6%$18,210

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $236 Million $69,380

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,144.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,500 $257

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.4%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 656 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $46,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.83 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 70% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 6 6
    Fondling 4 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 1 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 2
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with other professional programs
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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