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Lander, founded in 1872, is a public, liberal arts university. Its 100-acre campus is located in Greenwood, in the Piedmont region of South Carolina.

Website: www.lander.edu

Public
Co-ed
2,969
Undergraduate
Students
(69.2%) 2,054 Women
(30.8%) 915 Men
80
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
42% of 3,342 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.66
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
21 average
18-22 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Freshman Award
$4,616
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$16,450
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
164
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 27% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 3% of classes
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Campus Life

Greenwood Population
23,324
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
45% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Senator
Sororities
12% of women participate
Fraternities
11% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
34.9% Black/African-American
1.3% Hispanic/Latino
1.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
58.7% White
2.3% Unknown
International Students
2.7% from 28 countries
First-Year Students Returning
60.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
22.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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