Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.36
Liaison Delicia Nahman
Submission Date March 3, 2020

STARS v2.2

Lafayette College
PA-8: Affordability and Access

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 4.00 Tony Pace
Associate Director of Admissions
Admissions
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Percentage of need met, on average, for students who were awarded any need-based aid :
100

Percentage of students graduating without student loan debt:
61

Percentage of entering students that are low-income:
11

Graduation/success rate for low-income students:
87

A brief description of notable policies or programs to make the institution accessible and affordable to low-income students:

Lafayette meets ~100% of need-based financial-aid. POSSE internship program brings in 10 low-income students from New York City and Washington, D.C. covering their full-tuition.

In addition to POSSE Foundation, we also have partnerships where we conduct workshops to supports effort to build college going culture (essay writing, case studies, interview blitz), and engage them during travel:

* The Opportunity Network
* SEO Scholars
* Achievement First Charter School Network
* Uplift Charter School Network
* Philadelphia Futures
* Mastery Charter School Network
* IDEA Charter School Network
* Posse Foundation


A brief description of notable policies or programs to support non-traditional students:

Case-by-case basis (above).


Estimated percentage of students that participate in or directly benefit from the institution’s policies and programs to support low-income and non-traditional students:
1.70

Website URL where information about the institution’s accessibility and affordability initiatives is available:
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