College Deliberately: Lawrence University

Lawrence University is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes culture, career and character located in the city of Appleton, WI. It is known for Music Performance, Biology/Biological Sciences and Psychology.

Lawrence University

place College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911
phone Phone: (920) 832-7000
web Web: http://www.lawrence.edu/
  • Lawrence University is also known as:
    Lawrence University, Lawrence


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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Lawrence University Higher Learning Commission Accredited 1913-01-01 2029-08-31
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Student Centeredness

3.3 of 10
The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
7% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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Lawrence University is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 52
Ice Hockey Men’s 30
Basketball Men’s 24

The complete list of sports at Lawrence University is available for members.

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Tuition for Lawrence University is in the 93.7 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as very expensive.
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