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Lakeland University
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  • 4 Year
  • PLYMOUTH, WI

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

The health and safety of our students, employees and the community is always our top priority. Visit the page below for updates, news and information regarding COVID-19 and the reopening of campus for the 2020 fall term. Campus visits will begin to be offered soon. Virtual visits with admission, athletics, financial aid, cooperative education, and faculty members are always available as well. Learn More

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

W3718 SOUTH DRIVE
PLYMOUTH, WI 53073
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
From Lakeland University

Lakeland is an innovative university that works with students to turn their goals into reality.

We value hard work, and our award-winning Cooperative Education program is providing a new way for students to earn a bachelor’s degree. Our flexible learning options give students the freedom to: work, participate in athletics and clubs/organizations, and create lifelong relationships.

Innovation is nothing new for LU. Since our founding in 1862, we have been a leader in finding ways to help students make their dreams come true.

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Lakeland University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
78%
SAT Range
900-1060
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$23,080 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,554 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
64%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 22 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 27 responses
70%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 27 responses

Majors

Business Administration at Lakeland University

One of our most popular majors is stronger than ever, with 13 revamped areas of emphasis that companies value when hiring college graduates. At Lakeland University, we value work and experiential learning. Students not only gain broad exposure to the business curriculum, they receive real-world knowledge and earn their degree through a variety of learning opportunities.

Online

Online Programs Offered
14
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
14
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    52%
  • On Campus
    36%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
804 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,308
Undergrads Over 25
88800%
Pell Grant
54%
Varsity Athletes
45%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Friendly.
    65%
  • Full-time employee
    24%
  • Chill
    6%
  • Stressed
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
89%
Poll
46%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 28 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 39 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Small and Middle of no where
    50%
  • Small.
    28%
  • Home away from home
    11%
  • Underrated
    11%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
46%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 12 responses

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