Recognized among the nation's premier research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Our ideal size, student-to-faculty ratio and vibrant campus allow students to collaborate on projects in and out of the classroom. Lehigh is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic community that is a short drive from New York City and Philadelphia. Student life at Lehigh integrates academics with an array of organizations and activities, leadership development, residential life, the arts, athletics, and exciting community service opportunities.

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Students should apply as a first-year applicant if they have not enrolled full-time at another institution.


Students who have enrolled full-time at another institution must apply as a transfer student.

Additional Information

We are committed to meeting 100% of demonstrated need for all admitted undergraduate students who submit a complete application for financial aid by our established deadlines and strongly believe that this commitment, along with a cooperative and willing family partnership, can make a Lehigh University education an attainable goal.

Required documents will vary depending on citizenship status.

As you go through the financial aid process, it may appear that we’re speaking another language–without a doubt, financial aid has its own lingo. To help you understand, please visit our glossary of terms or contact the Office of Financial Aid.

Visit us

We invite you and your family to experience firsthand our stunning campus and vibrant community. Our on-campus visit opportunities go beyond the facts and figures available on our website and brochures to describe the academic and student experience, highlighting aspects that are uniquely Lehigh. Group information sessions, campus tours, and specialty sessions/tours are offered, in addition to large open house and personal classroom visits.

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

Alumni Memorial Bldg 27 Memorial Dr W
Bethlehem, PA 18015, United States of America

Phone number

(610) 758-3100