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Lake Forest College Scholarships

555 N Sheridan Road Tuition In/Out-State: $37,660 / $37,660 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,443
Lake Forest , IL 60045-2399 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 54%
(847) 735-5007 On-campus Room and Board: $9,050 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 96%
http://www.lakeforest.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 96% , $21,174 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Lake Forest College General Information

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    Address 555 N Sheridan Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045-2399
    Phone Number (847) 735-5007
    Web Address http://www.lakeforest.edu
    Mission Statement Lake Forest College affirms that education ennobles the individual. Our curriculum engages students in the breadth of the liberal arts and the depth of traditional disciplines. We encourage students to read critically, reason analytically, communicate persuasively, and, above all, to think for themselves. We foster creative talent and independent research. We embrace cultural diversity. We honor achievement. Our faculty of distinguished scholars takes pride in its commitment to teaching. We know our students by name and prepare them to become responsible citizens of the global community. We enable students, faculty, trustees, and administrators to solve problems in a civil manner, collectively. We maintain a secure residential campus of great beauty. We enrich our curriculum with the vibrant resources of Chicago. Lake Forest College celebrates the personal growth that accompanies the quest for excellence.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Lake Forest College Size

    Total enrollment 1,443
    Enrolled full time 1,411
    Enrolled part time 32

    Lake Forest College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 560
    Women enrolled full time 851
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 4%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 5%
    Hispanic 7%
    White/Non-Hispanic 73%
    Non-Resident Alien 11%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 0%
  • Lake Forest College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (847) 735-5007
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 3,198
    Admitted 1,711
    Enrolled 406
    Admitted % 54%

    Lake Forest College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Recommended
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Lake Forest College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT -
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score -
    Students submitting ACT -
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    ACT Composite 75th percentile score -
  • Lake Forest College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $37,660
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $37,660
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $9,050
    Off-campus room and board $9,050

    Lake Forest College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 96%
    Receiving Federal Grants 33% , $5,455 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 96% , $21,174 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 62% , $6,815 on average
  • Lake Forest College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master
    American/United States Studies/Civilization 4 0
    Area Studies, Other 2 0
    Asian Studies/Civilization 6 0
    Latin American Studies 5 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 26 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Business/Commerce, General 31 0
    Finance, General 8 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 38 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Computer Science 6 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 21 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
    French Language and Literature 11 0
    German Language and Literature 0 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 12 0
    HISTORY Bachelor Master
    History, General 25 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 0 6
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 5 0
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Neuroscience 5 0
    NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor Master
    Environmental Studies 17 0
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Philosophy 10 0
    Religion/Religious Studies 7 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 9 0
    Physics, General 10 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 29 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Economics, General 37 0
    International Relations and Affairs 27 0
    Political Science and Government, General 32 0
    Social Sciences, Other 30 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
    Art/Art Studies, General 17 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3 0
    Music, General 7 0
  • Lake Forest College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline February 15
    Fall application deadline February 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due -
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by -
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 15
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline December 1
    College will notify student of early decision by December 20
    Early action deadline December 1
    College will notify student of early action by January 20

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline July 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date -
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms June 1
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    Application Link
    http://www.lakeforest.edu/admissions/apply/
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    Lake Forest CollegeNames and Abbreviations

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    Lake Forest College Sports

Gates Leadership Scholarship

Scholarship Description
A scholarship for students with strong community leadership involvement. Along with the scholarship award, students participate in a series of leadership seminars leading up to a Gates Center for Leadership Certificate.
Amount
$3,000 - $8,000
Number of Awards
-
Renewable
Yes
Renewal Criteria
Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 and adhere to the participation requirements of the Gates Center for Leadership and Personal Growth. Forester Scholarships are renewable for up to four years for first-year students.

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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GPA
3.0
SAT
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ACT
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Class Standing
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State
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Essay and application.
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