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Lafayette College - 2016

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New Applicants

New Undergraduate Applicants

A. Number of undergraduate applicants to the engineering college: 8,123
B. Of those in (A), how many were offered admission? 2,298
C. Of those in (B), how many were enrolled in the fall? 649
Percentage of entering students (excluding transfer students) ranked in the top quarter (25%) of their high schools: 91%
Note: Data for A/B/C/ D is for ALL applicants, admitted and enrolled students to the entire college. We do not have a College of Engineering separate from the rest of the College. C. 179 of the enrolled students indicated interest in engineering at time of application. D. Data for only those students whose schools provided rank (engineers only=75% ranked top 10% of their high school classes.

Newly Enrolled Test Scores

Scores Reflect 75th to 25th percentile

SAT 75th 25th
Math Range: 710 620
Reading Range: 670 580
Writing Range: 690 590
Combined Range: 2070 1790
ACT 75th 25th
Math Range: 31 27
Composite Range: 32 27