Lebanon Valley College (LVC)

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LVC can be found in Annville, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around two thousand students enrolled each year at LVC.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 1050 (25th percentile) - 1270 (75th percentile) on the SAT and in the range of 21 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants accepted to this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the LVC average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. 80% of all students that apply are granted admission to Lebanon Valley College, from which 23% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at lvc.edu.

Overall LVC Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Lebanon Valley College was reported as 79.6% in Fall 2020 with over 2,650 college applications submitted to LVC. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • LVC ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • LVC Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Lebanon Valley College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Lebanon Valley College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2024 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2024-2025 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for LVC has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 76.1%
  • 2017-2018: 73.0%
  • 2018-2019: 78.2%
  • 2019-2020: 79.6%
  • Projected LVC Acceptance Rate 2024-2025: 72.1%

How Does LVC Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for LVC is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Elizabethtown College80.8%
Lancaster Bible College96.0%
Franklin and Marshall College30.4%
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design43.3%
Lancaster General College of Nursing & Health Sciences78.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to LVC (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading520 - 630
Math530 - 640
Total Score1050 - 1270
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 28
Math21 - 28
Composite Score21 - 27
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