Campus & Student Life at Lehman College

Home to about 12,833 undergraduates in 2020, Lehman is a large, public college located in Bronx, New York. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, Lehman offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Lehman can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Lehman Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Lehman Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 4.0% of the student population at Lehman. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Lehman Disability Services.

Lehman for the Military

While not a "service academy", Lehman does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Lehman Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Lehman for Veterans Guide.

Lehman offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, Lehman does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Lehman College

Lehman offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Lehman College

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Lehman College

Lehman has a comparatively large, student body. There were 12,833 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 8,380 (65.3%). Part-time attendance was 4,453 (34.7%).


Lehman College is Ranked #2,741 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Lehman is less diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Lehman #2741 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Lehman College

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Lehman by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Lehman Diversity Guide.

Lehman College Competes in the NCAA

Lehman has a total of 280 student athletes, 150 men and 130 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$682,274
Total Expenses (all teams)$682,274

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Lehman College Athletics

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