Lake Erie College

Graduates: 164
Undergraduates: 913
Graduates: 164
Setting: Very small four-year, primarily residential
In-state Tuition: $25,976.00
Out-of-state Tuition: $25,976.00
Student/Faculty Ratio: 16:01
SAT / ACT / GPA: 1432 / 21 / 3.10
Public/Private: Private
Male/Female Ratio: 50:50
Campus Housing: Yes
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Campus Housing: Yes
Acceptance Rate: 69%

This article is about the private liberal arts college. For the graduate health science school in Erie, PA, see Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Lake Erie College is a private liberal arts college founded in 1856 that is located in Painesville, Ohio, approximately 30 miles (48 km) east of Cleveland. As of the 2012-2013 academic year, the enrollment was approximately 1200 undergraduates and graduate students.Lake Erie is best known for its equine studies program, which attracts students from across the country, and around the world, and is the most popular major at the college.

The George M. Humphrey Equestrian Center is located 5 miles (8.0 km) to the south of the main campus, in Concord Township. In 2011, the Lake Erie College IDA (Intercollegiate Dressage Association) team won champion honors at the 9th annual IDA National Championship held at the Canterbury Equestrian Show Place in Newberry, Florida. Prior to 1986, it was one of three remaining women's colleges in Ohio, along with Ursuline College and Notre Dame College, the latter of which is also now co-educational.

In the context of a long liberal arts tradition, Lake Erie College provides distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students to meet career and life challenges as educated and responsible citizens of local, national and international communities.

Lake Erie College is a private liberal arts college founded in 1856 that is located in Painesville, Ohio, approximately 30 miles (48 km) east of Cleveland. As of the 2012-2013 academic year, the enrollment was approximately 1200 undergraduates and graduate students.
 
Lake Erie is best known for its equine studies program, which attracts students from across the country, and around the world, and is the most popular major at the college. The George M. Humphrey Equestrian Center is located 5 miles (8.0 km) to the south of the main campus, in Concord Township. In 2011, the Lake Erie College IDA (Intercollegiate Dressage Association) team won champion honors at the 9th annual IDA National Championship held at the Canterbury Equestrian Show Place in Newberry, Florida.

The college is approximately thirty miles east of downtown Cleveland in downtown Painesville. Students under the age of 22 whose official residence is outside a 50-mile (80 km) radius of Lake Erie College's campus are required to live on campus during the academic year.
 
College Hall, built in 1857, on the campus of Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio Students can rely on their own transportation or the Lake County Laketran bus system that has stops near the campus. Parking one personal vehicle on campus is available upon registering with the college.


 


Alumni Association:www.lec.edu/alumni

Chief_administrator: Mr. Michael T. Victor, J.D., LL.D. (President)
Fax: 4403757005
Phone: 4403757000
Geographic region: Great Lakes IL IN MI OH WI
Website: www.lec.edu
Financial aid office website: www.lec.edu/financialaid
Net price calculator web address: lec.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Online application website: www.lec.edu/undergraduate_application/
Admission office website: www.lec.edu/admissions/
Undergraduate application fee: $30.00
Graduate application fee: $30.00
Member of National Athletic Association: Yes
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): Yes
Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIC): Yes
Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA): Yes
Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA): No
Member of National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA): No