Lehigh University

Acceptance Rate 50 %
SAT Average 1,347
Tuition & Fees $57,470
Student Population 7,067
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $43,288

Academic Overview

Lehigh University Campus, Bethlehem, PA
Lehigh University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 tuition & fees are $57,470 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,067 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 50% and the graduation rate is 88% last year.
The salary after graduation from Lehigh University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $94,100. 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, tuition and fees of Lehigh University are $57,470. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $27,130 on average.
Lehigh University 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Lehigh. The acceptance rate of Lehigh is 50% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 28%. The average graduation rate is 88% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $43,288 and 52% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,067 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Lehigh University is 50 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Lehigh University is 88 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Lehigh University is 94 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Lehigh University is 7,067
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Lehigh University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $43,288 at Lehigh University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Lehigh offers 187 major programs through online and on-site education where 14 programs are available through distance learning. 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 Degree750
Post Bachelor's Degree110
Master's Degree6413
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship371

Special Learning Opportunities

Lehigh University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, 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 ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,598)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,670)

Veterans Benefits

Lehigh University 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