In 2016, 1,884 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Lewis University. 61% of these graduates were women, and 39% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (1,239 graduates), meaning that there were 4.59 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 270 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Lewis University is $29,950, which is $2,260 less than the national median of $32,210.
Lewis University received 6,199 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 8.22% annual growth. Out of those 6,199 applicants, 3,669 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 59.2% acceptance rate.
There were 6,544 students enrolled at Lewis University in 2016, and 3% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Lewis University has an overall enrollment yield of 17.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Lewis University has a total enrollment of 6,544 students. The full-time enrollment at Lewis University is 4,193 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,351. This means that 64.1% of students enrolled at Lewis University are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Lewis University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 58.3%White, 16.2%Hispanic or Latino, 7.72%Black or African American, 3.76%Asian, 2.63%Two or More Races, 0.17%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.14%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Lewis University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (19.4%), followed by WhiteMale (16.6%) and Hispanic or LatinoFemale (6.27%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (1.67%), followed by WhiteMale (1.31%) and Hispanic or LatinoFemale (0.55%).
In 2016, 416 more women than men graduated from Lewis University. The majority of students graduating from Lewis University are White. These 1,239 graduates mean that there were 4.59 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 270 graduates.
The most specialized major across all degree types at Lewis University, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Transportation, with 129 graduates, followed by Protective Services with 222 graduates and Education with 230 graduates.
Lewis University has an endowment valued at nearly $60M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.17M (1.96%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.
In 2015, Lewis University had a total expenditure of $122M. Of that $122M, they spent $46.9M on salaries and $11.7M on benefits.
Lewis University employs 97Assistant professors, 62Professors, and 50Associate professors. Most academics at Lewis University are FemaleAssistant professors (51), MaleAssistant professors (46), and MaleProfessors (38).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lewis University are: Management, with 101 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 90 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 69 employees.