|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,444 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lewis University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,199 applications and 3,669 students were granted admission. Lewis University is at the #57 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 96% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 3% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||980 to 1210|
|ACT||21 to 26|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Lewis University's tuition was $29,950 for all students regardless of residency (11.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Lewis University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,417 (which is 0.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lewis University in 2016-2017, was 518, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,698 (which is 3.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lewis University has enrolled a total of 6,544 students (4,193 students full-time and 2,351 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,544 students, 640 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 4,553 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,991 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 822 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%
Black/African American: 8%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lewis University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||19%||49||1|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||17||1|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||5%||14||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||10||0|
|Transportation And Materials Moving||3%||9||0|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||6|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||2%||4|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||4|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lewis University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Lewis University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,900. Last year, out of the total 1,399 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,315 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,279 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,164 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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