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Lawrence University

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1847
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Trimester
Undergraduate student body: 1,480
Environment: Urban
Endowment: N/A
Admissions Address

PO Box 599
Appleton, WI 54912

Website

http://www.lawrence.edu

Admissions E-mail

excel@lawrence.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.5
Send application by: January 15
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Ken Anselment
Admissions office telephone: (800) 227-0982
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: January 15
Decision sent by: April 1
Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Send application by: November 15
 
Decision sent by: December 1
Early action
Send application by: December 1
 
Decision sent by: January 15
Application fee: $40
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
 
http://app.commonapp.org/ Tuition deposit: $200 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: None
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is not accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English N/A 4
Mathematics N/A 3
Science N/A 3
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language N/A 2
Social studies N/A N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 16 N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Neither SAT nor ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: January 15
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: January 15
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Very important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Considered
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 56%
Early-decision acceptance rate: 86%
Early-action acceptance rate: 79%
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 48%
Total applicants: 2,315
Total acceptances: 1,304
Total freshman enrollment: 372
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: 37%
Male applicants: 1,109
Male acceptances: 583
Male freshman enrollment: 183
 
Female applicants: 1,206
Female acceptances: 721
Female freshman enrollment: 189
Out-of-state freshmen: 59%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 268
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 116
Students enrolled from waiting list: 31

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 34%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 66%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 96%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 66%
Average high school GPA: 3.5
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 98%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 38%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 600 – 720
Math: 600 – 690
Combined: 1200 – 1410

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 37.0% 22.0%
600-699 39.0% 58.0%
500-599 18.0% 20.0%
400-499 6.0% 0.0%
300-399 0.0% 0.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 52%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 26 – 32
Math: 24 – 29
Composite: 26 – 31

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 38.0% 49.0% 24.0%
24-29 54.0% 40.0% 60.0%
18-23 8.0% 11.0% 15.0%
12-17 0.0% 0.0% 1.0%
6-11 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

 

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