Lake Forest College

Acceptance Rate 64 %
SAT Average 1,238
Tuition & Fees $51,002
Student Population 1,583
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $35,704

Academic Overview

Lake Forest College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Lake Forest, Illinois. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $51,002 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,583 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 64% and the graduation rate is 75% last year.
The salary after graduation from Lake Forest College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Lake Forest's tuition & fees is $51,002. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $15,252.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Lake Forest. The acceptance rate of Lake Forest is 64% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15%. The average graduation rate is 75% and the transfer-out rate is 19%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $35,704 and 98% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,583 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Lake Forest College is 64 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Lake Forest College is 75 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Lake Forest College is 19 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Lake Forest College is 84 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Lake Forest College is 1,583
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Lake Forest College is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $35,704 at Lake Forest College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address555 N Sheridan Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045-2338
Online Applicationwww.lakeforest.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidwww.lakeforest.edu/admissions/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.lakeforest.edu/admissions/finaid/price/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.lakeforest.edu/admissions/financial-aid/veterans/dependents
Disability Servicehttps://www.lakeforest.edu/academics/resources/disability/

Offered Degrees

Lake Forest offers 42 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree380
Master's Degree40

Special Learning Opportunities

Lake Forest College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,286)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,400)

Veterans Benefits

Lake Forest College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges