All of our students take an absorbing first-year seminar that brings you into the academic life and traditions of the College. Gain a broad base of knowledge through the Common Course of Study, but also create expertise by specializing in one of 59 areas of study.
Lafayette's faculty are influential thinkers and leaders in their fields. As a student, you'll discover they're the College's greatest asset. They love teaching and mentoring. That's why we have one of the highest percentages of any college or university for students working with faculty on research.
Learning at Lafayette transcends the classroom. Through courses, community-based teams, service-learning programs, and trips to other regions and countries, our students are working hard to make a difference, both in Easton and around the globe.
Through courses, community-based teams, service-learning programs, trips to other regions and countries, and Greek and athletic initiatives, Lafayette students are working hard to make a difference.Learn how to get involved
Discover the richest educational experience you can have as a college student. Learn and work with a professor through independent studies, honors theses, paid research assistant positions, or even coauthoring a paper.Learn about undergraduate research
Explore fascinating places while earning course credit, research new topics, get hands on experience in your field. How? By spending a semester abroad, taking a short-term course led by faculty, or conducting research at Woods Hole in Massachusetts.Learn about studying off-campus
Acquire new skills and discover new interests through internships and externships in a wide range of professions and industries. Connect with Lafayette alumni and other professionals who can provide friendly, useful advice drawn from their own experiences.Learn about internships and externships
Scholarships and fellowships can fuel dreams; provide resources for study, research, and travel; all to help you become a leader in your field. This intellectual journey begins with a competitive application process that will prepare you for hard work and success.Learn about scholarships and fellowships