Lycoming College

Williamsport, Pennsylvania
4-year Private university


Lycoming College is a private institution established in 1812 with city setting located at Williamsport. It is ranked 107 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2024 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $47,450. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,067. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#107 in National Liberal Arts Colleges
Location Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1812
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
1,067 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $40,315
Outstate Tuition Fee $40,315
Room and Board Fees $14,612
$34,480 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


75% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.6 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal
Other Applications Accepted Coalition Application

For International Students

70 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

Applicant is from an English speaking country

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Early Action Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$45,753 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$39,206 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $63,731
84% Students with need received Financial Aid
26.1% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application priority deadline: May 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Total Worth $25,000 - $36,000
Eligibility first-year applicants
Minimum Criteria based upon academic metrics considered in determining student scholarships include GPA, class rank, and SAT/ACT scores (if submitted).
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Total Worth UP TO $30,000
Eligibility Transfer Student
Minimum Criteria Based upon academic performance
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Faculty Scholarship
Total Worth $25,000
Eligibility Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria Top 20% of your class or a 3.65 GPA, SAT: 1310 or ACT: 29
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Alumni Referral Scholarship
Total Worth $1,000
Details Lycoming has established the Alumni Referral scholarship to offer alumni the opportunity to do two good deeds at once: help a deserving student achieve their higher education goals and assist in recruiting the next generation of Warriors.
Music Scholarship
Total Worth $3,000
Details This scholarship is for applicants who have interest in vocal or instrumental music & intent to perform.


1,067 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
80% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
55% Students graduate within 6 years