Lafayette College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Easton, PA, a predominately suburban area. There are around 2,700 students enrolled each year at Lafayette College.
A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores in the range of 1760 (25th percentile) to 2060 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 27 (25th percentile) to 31 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants that get into this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Lafayette College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.48 - 3.78. Roughly 30 percent of all applicant were accepted at Lafayette College, and from those that were granted acceptance around 27 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.lafayette.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Lafayette College was reported as 34.1% in Fall 2013 with over 6,770 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Lafayette College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Lafayette College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
The acceptance rate for Lafayette College is sixty-three percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary||80.0%|
|Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley||85.5%|
|Cedar Crest College||58.8%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||570 - 670|
|Math||610 - 700|
|Writing||580 - 690|
|Total Score||1760 - 2060|
|English||26 - 32|
|Math||27 - 32|
|Composite Score||27 - 31|