Lyon College

Batesville, Arkansas
4-year Private university

Overview

Lyon College is a private institution established in 1872 with rural setting located at Batesvile. It is ranked 184 in High School Counselor Rankings. Its tuition and fees are $28,790 (2018-19). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 672. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#6 in Best Value Colleges in Arkansas
Setting
Rural
Location Batesville, Arkansas
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1872
Selectivity Low
Size Small
672 Undergraduates

Learning

14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Psychology
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • 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

$40,920
Cost of Attendance
$18,823
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $28,790
Outstate Tuition Fee $28,790
Room and Board Fees $9,130
$40,500 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

59% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.57 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Optional
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

For International Students

-- Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
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Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
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Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$23,396 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$20,992 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $40,920
99% Students with need received Financial Aid
74% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
President’s Scholarship
Total Worth $13,000 to full tuition
Eligibility Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria 20 ACT and at least a 2.5 transcript GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Trustee Scholarship
Total Worth $13,000 to full tuition
Eligibility Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria 20 ACT and at least a 2.5 transcript GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Dean's Scholarship
Total Worth $13,000 to full tuition
Eligibility Undergraduates
Minimum Criteria 20 ACT and at least a 2.5 transcript GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Athletic Scholarships
Total Worth --
Details A limited number of athletic scholarships are available for student-athletes who are members of Lyon's intercollegiate athletic teams. Coaches award athletic scholarships.
Lyon College Legacy Award
Total Worth $1,000 per year
Details The Legacy Award will be available for any incoming student who is the sibling, child, or grandchild of a Lyon College/Arkansas College graduate.

Students

672 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
62% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
53% Students graduate within 6 years