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Is Lehigh a Good School for the Money?

Below Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$210,380 Avg Total Cost

Lehigh University Value Report

Is Lehigh worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Lehigh value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Top 5% National Quality
Expensive Price

Lehigh University is ranked #2,047 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Lehigh University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)

National Value Ranking  2047 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  8.66 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $210,380 For That Piece of Paper

On average, a bachelor's degree from Lehigh will cost you about $210,380. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $51,063 and a typical 4.12 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$51,063
Average Years to Graduate4.12
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$210,380

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Lehigh net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on Lehigh cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$127,242 In-State With Aid
$296,908 Avg Cost No Aid
4.12 Years to Graduate

Most students will not pay the full sticker price and few students fit perfectly into averages.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Lehigh.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$296,908#0F
All Students$210,380#2,047F
Only Students Receiving Aid$127,242#1,104C
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$296,908#F
All Students$210,380#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$127,242#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Pennsylvania.

About 69% of Lehigh students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Lehigh financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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