PO Box 599 Appleton, WI 54912-0599 920-832-6500
http://www.lawrence.edu excel@lawrence.edu
About Lawrence University
  • Year of Foundation 1847
  • Size of Campus 84 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Trimester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,450
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 63%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 40
  • Enrollment No. 1,433
Lawrence University of Wisconsin, through its undergraduate residential college and Conservatory of Music, educates students in the liberal arts and sciences. The university is devoted to excellence and integrity in all of its activities and committed to the development of intellect and talent, the pursuit of knowledge and understanding, the cultivation of sound judgment, and respect for the perspectives of others.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Kappa Lambda, Psi Chi, Lambda Sigma, Mortar Board, Phi Sigma, Eta Sigma Phi, Lambda Alpha
  • Number of frats 5
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Lawrence International, Black Organization of Students, Asia-A, VIVA!, Russian and East European Club, German Club
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Other general policies honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 23%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 10%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Hillel/Chavurah, Muslim Students Association, Lawrence Christian Fellowship, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Lawrence University Catholic Youth
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Convocation speakers series, International Caberet, Jazz Celebration Weekend, Fall Festival, Trivia Weekend, Octoberfest, Mardi Gras, Shack-A-Thon, The Big Event Concert, LU Opera Theatre
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Appleton (6), Green Bay, WI (20)
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Appleton (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 24%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 19%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 26
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (79%), women's dorms (2%), other housing options (19%)
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 62%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 96%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 14%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Museums Wriston Arts Center, Bjorklunden-Retreat Center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,787
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 466
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 104,151
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 26
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 540
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 20,366
  • OS of Wifi Network Other
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 800
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 6,642
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,400
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Music collections currently include over 16,000 audio-visual items and over 13,900 musical scores in addition to reference works and other materials related to music in the main library collections; Lincoln Reading Room contains collections of books and ot
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 690,871
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Epic Systems, Americorps, Humana, Lawrence University, Wells Fargo, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Employed Students after 1 year 60%
  • 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 N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City