Fort Lewis College

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About Fort Lewis College

According to Wikipedia, Fort Lewis College is a public liberal arts college in Durango, Colorado. Because of its unique origins as a military fort turned Indian boarding school turned state public school, FLC follows a 1911 mandate to give qualified Native Americans a tuition-free education and awards approximately 16% of the baccalaureate degrees earned by Native American students in the nation. In 2008, the U.S. Department of Education designated FLC one of six Native American-serving, non-tribal colleges.

Fort Lewis College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,497 92% 42% 1090 20

How Much Does Fort Lewis College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$7,056 $1,840

How Much Do Fort Lewis College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Fort Lewis College, then you can expect to earn an average of $39,400 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Fort Lewis College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,908 2,867 41

Where is Fort Lewis College?

Fort Lewis College is located at 1000 Rim Drive, Durango CO 81301-3999

How Safe is Fort Lewis College?

Fort Lewis College has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Durango has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Fort Lewis College Known For?

Fort Lewis College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Fort Lewis College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Fort Lewis College's Most Influential Alumni?

Fort Lewis College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Biology, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of Fort Lewis College's most famous alumni:

Simon J. Ortiz
Simon J. Ortiz
An American writer.
Scott Tipton
A Former U.S. Representative from Colorado.
David M. Beazley
David M. Beazley
An American software engineer.
Eric Coble
An American writer.
Cordelia Candelaria
An American educator and writer.
Brianne Nelson
An American female long-distance runner.
Scott Stamper
An American football player.
Morley Cowles Ballantine
Morley Cowles Ballantine
An American editor.
Myron Lizer
A Vice President of the Navajo Nation.
Linden Ashby
Linden Ashby
An American actor.
Raymond Boucher
An American lawyer.
Don Flanagan
An American basketball player-coach.