Lewis & Clark College

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Lewis & Clark 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 Portland, OR, a predominately urban area. Lewis & Clark College has an enrollment of around 3,700 students.

Students can submit either the SAT Exam or ACT scores to this school. A score within the range of 1760 to 2060 on the SAT exam, or 26 to 31 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Lewis & Clark College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.48 - 3.78. 63% of all those who apply are admitted to Lewis & Clark College, from which 12% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at college.lclark.edu.

Overall Lewis & Clark College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Lewis & Clark College was reported as 62.9% in Fall 2013 with over 6,460 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.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1760 - 2060
  • ACT Scores: 26 - 31
  • Average GPA: 3.48 - 3.78

How Hard Is It to Get into Lewis & Clark College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

Lewis & Clark College has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.

How Does Lewis & Clark College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lewis & Clark College is thirteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Reed College48.5%
Pacific Northwest College of Art64.7%
Warner Pacific College52.7%
University of Portland66.8%
George Fox University75.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Lewis & Clark College (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading600 - 700
Math580 - 670
Writing580 - 690
Total Score1760 - 2060
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score26 - 31
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