Lawrence University Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Appleton, WI, Lawrence University is one of the best universities in the state of Wisconsin. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Lawrence University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Lawrence University.

PO Box 599 Appleton, WI 54912
Phone: (800) 227-0982
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Rankings: Lawrence University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 59
Score: 62
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.2
Graduation and retention ranking: 65
Average freshman retention rate: 88.2%
6-year graduation rate: 76.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 77%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -1
Faculty resources ranking: 79
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 72.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 9:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 93.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 56
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 27-31
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 41%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 73%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 58.8%
Financial resources rank: 68
Alumni giving rank: 21
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 43.0%

Essential Facts: Lawrence University

Lawrence University History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

  • Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Lawrence University is a very small…
  • Colman, using $10,000 provided by philanthropist Amos Adams Lawrence, and matched by the Methodist church. Both founders were ordained Methodist ministers, but Lawrence was Episcopalian.
General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 98%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 22%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 12%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 90%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 30%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook