0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road Portland, OR 97219-7899 503-768-7040
http://www.lclark.edu admissions@lclark.edu
About Lewis and Clark College
  • Year of Foundation 1867
  • Size of Campus 137 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,964
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 5%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $36,394
  • Room and Board $9,649
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 1,921
A Lewis & Clark education isn’t like anything you could experience anywhere else. We’re a private institution with a public conscience, a residential campus with global reach. Students and faculty throughout all three of Lewis & Clark’s schools the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School of Education and Counseling, and the Law School pursue new ways of knowing by combining classic liberal learning with pioneering collaboration.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union (BSU), Hawaii Club, Third Culture Kids (TCK), Gringos & Latinos Unidos, International Student Association
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Fair, Gender Studies Symposium, Environmental Studies Symposium, International Affairs Symposium, Casino Night
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, Sigma Pi Sigma National Physics Honor Society, Psi Chi National Psychology Honor Society, Delta Mu Delta National Honor Society in Business Administration
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations 52%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bahai Club, Campus Crusade for Christ, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Jewish Student Union, Roamin' Catholics, Chapel Student Group, Muslim Prayer Fellowship, Christian Science Organization, Intervarsity Christian Fellow
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Setting Urban
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Portland, Oregon (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Portland, Oregon (6)
  • Distance to nearest bus Portland, Oregon (6)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 70%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 52%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (74%), women's dorms (5%), other housing options (21%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 25%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 30%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 25%
  • Number of students using college housing 66%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 9%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
Campus Services
  • Museums Art gallery, world music room, 85-rank Casavant organ, holographic lab, eletro-acoustic music studio, observatory, greenhouse, research-grade Ritchey Chretieri-style telescope
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 150
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 415,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 450
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 15,000
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 25
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Lewis and Clark Expedition Collection
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 290,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 619
  • Employed Students after 2 years 83%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Americorp, JET Program, Microsoft, Nike, Oregon Health Sciences U (O.H.S.U.), Peace Corps, Rockwell
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 76%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City