700 College PlaceBox 164, Williamsport, PA 17701 570-321-4026
http://www.lycoming.edu admissions@lycoming.edu
About Lycoming College
  • Year of Foundation 1812
  • Size of Campus 39 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,471
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52%, 48%, 35%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $30,240
  • Room and Board $8,542
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 35
  • Enrollment No. 1,347
Lycoming is a member of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and the University Senate of The United Methodist Church.Lycoming finds itself with the strongest financial foundation, the finest facilities, the highest credentialed faculty and best-prepared student body in the school's 200 year history. The mission of Lycoming College is to provide a distinguished baccalaureate education in the liberal arts.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Gamma Sigma Epsilon, Alpha Epsilon Rho, Alpha Phi Sigma, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Sigma Tau, Sigma Pi Sigma, Pi Sigma Alpha,
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of sororities 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Concerts, weekend movies, karaoke night, candlelight service, noontime concerts
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Awareness Group; Black Student Union
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 26%
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 16%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) United Campus Ministry, Religious Exploration at Lycoming (REAL), Peer Ministers, Youth Leaders for Lycoming
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Harrisburg (70), Montoursville (3)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Williamsport (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (70%), women's dorms (10%), sorority housing (6%), fraternity housing (4%), apartment for single students (9%), special housing for disabled students (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 24
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • Number of students using college housing 84%
Campus Services
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 435
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 186,000
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • 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)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 717
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills, other
  • Student Computer Availability No
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Bucknell University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years 91%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Merck, Kimberly Clark, Merril Lynch, American Express, Vanguard Group, Marsh-McLennan
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 40%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,105
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 72%
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