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Academic Profile

Class of 2020
Accepted Enrolled
*GPA – 75%ile 3.88 3.80
*GPA – Median 3.69 3.60
*GPA – 25%ile 3.44 3.30
*GPA – Mean 3.63 3.52
Middle 50% CR SAT 620–710 580–680
Middle 50% Math SAT 640–740 620–710
Middle 50% WR SAT 620–720 590–690
Middle 50% ACT 29-33 27-32
*All GPAs reflected here represent unweighted GPAs that have been recalculated using actual grades in major subjects for the first three years of high school.
Class of 2019
Accepted Enrolled
*GPA – 75%ile 3.84 3.80
*GPA – Median 3.60 3.50
*GPA – 25%ile 3.30 3.30
*GPA – Mean 3.59 3.52
Middle 50% CR SAT 610–710 580–670
Middle 50% Math SAT 640–740 620–710
Middle 50% WR SAT 620–720 590–690
Middle 50% WR SAT 29-33 27-32
*All GPAs reflected here represent unweighted GPAs that have been recalculated using actual grades in major subjects for the first three years of high school.

ADMISSIONS OVERVIEW

Class of 2020
Male Female Total
Applications Received 4,260 3,863 8123
Initial Acceptances 1,039 1,254 2,293
Wait List Acceptances 2 3 5
Enrolled Students 299 351 650

EARLY DECISION

Class of 2020 Class of 2019
Applications Received 686 704
Acceptances 336 342
Enrolled 332 333
% of Incoming Class 51% 49%
Top 10% of Class (enrolled) 51% 63%
Middle 50% CR SAT 570-650 560-660
Middle 50% Math SAT 600-690 600-700
Middle 50% WR SAT 570-660 580-660
Middle 50% ACT COMP 27-31 26-30

ETHNICITY

Class of 2020 Class of 2019
Multiracial 19 16
African American 42 35
Hispanic/Latino 42 37
Asian American 34 28
Native American 0 0

CITIZENSHIP

Class of 2019 Class of 2018
U.S. Citizens 587 568
U.S. Permanent Residents 8 9
Foreign Nationals 74 72
Students With Some International Background 109 106

STATES AND TERRITORIES OF THE CLASS OF 2020

Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin

COUNTRIES OF CITIZENSHIP IN THE CLASS OF 2020

Australia 4, Bulgaria 1, Cambodia 1, Canada 3, China 30, Colombia 1, Ecuador 1, Ethiopia 2, France 2, Georgia 2, Germany 3, Guatemala 1, India 3, Ireland 5, Iran 1, Italy 1, Jamaica 1, Japan 4, Kenya 1, Latvia 1, Lebanon 1, Macedonia 1, Madagascar 1, Mauritius 1, Mexico 2, Mongolia 1, Mozambique 1, Netherlands 2, Nigeria 3, Pakistan 2, Peru 2, Poland 1, Russian Federation 1, Rwanda 1, Serbia 1, Somalia 1, Spain 1, Switzerland 1, United Kingdom 9, Venezuela 1, Vietnam 3, Zambia 1

HIGH SCHOOL REPRESENTATION

Class of 2020 Class of 2019
Public 389 412
Private 145 143
Religious 90 94
Charter 24 17
Home-Schooled 2 6

CLASS OF 2020 FINANCIAL AID HIGHLIGHTS

  • Percentage of the class receiving Lafayette-funded grants and/or scholarships: 50%
  • $12.6 Million in Lafayette-funded grants and/or scholarships awarded to %50 of the class, with 20% awarded as academic merited.
  • Averave scholarship and grant award and net price by income band. ( see class of 2020 profile info )