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Lehigh University Admissions

Lehigh admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 25%. Students that get into Lehigh have an average SAT score between 1270-1430 or an average ACT score of 29-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Lehigh is January 1. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Lehigh early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
25%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
60%
Total Applicants
13,871
SAT Range
1270-1430
SAT Reading
620-700
SAT Math
650-730
Students Submitting SAT
51%
ACT Range
29-32
ACT English
28-34
ACT Math
27-32
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
49%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$70
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
69%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.26 responses
Poll
81%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.26 responses
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