Lehigh University

#415 / #134
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#89
Most Desirable School
University in Pennsylvania

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About Lehigh University

According to Wikipedia, Lehigh University is a private research university in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania in the Lehigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania. The university was established in 1865 by businessman Asa Packer and was originally affiliated with the Episcopal Church.

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Lehigh University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
14,10746%87%134631

How Much Does Lehigh University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$57,470
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$15,561
30K - 48K$14,995
48K - 75K$19,026
75K - 110K$27,212
110K+$61,351

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Lehigh University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Lehigh University, then you can expect to earn an average of $94,100 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Lehigh University's Demographics

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

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
6,6785,6461,032

Where is Lehigh University?

Lehigh University is located at 27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem PA 18015

How Safe is Lehigh University?

Lehigh University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Lehigh University Known For?

Lehigh University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Lehigh University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Lehigh University's Most Influential Alumni?

Lehigh University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Mathematics, and Philosophy. Here are some of Lehigh University's most famous alumni:

Robert Serber
Robert Serber
An American scientist .
James D. Foley
An American academic.
James R. Rice
An American scientist in engineering of solid mechanics.
Terry Hart
Terry Hart
An American astronaut.
Kenneth French
An American economist.
Michael Smerconish
Michael Smerconish
An American journalist.
Morris Llewellyn Cooke
Morris Llewellyn Cooke
An American engineer.
Martin Baron
Martin Baron
An American journalist.
William Cheswick
An American engineer.
Paul Corkum
A Canadian physicist.
James E. Talmage
James E. Talmage
An American Mormon leader.
Alexander Patch
Alexander Patch
A United States Army general .

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