Resources › For Students and Parents Fort Lewis College Admissions ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More Share Flipboard Email Print Fort Lewis College Clock Tower. teamstickergiant / Flickr For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated September 27, 2017 Fort Lewis College Admissions Overview: Fort Lewis College has an acceptance rate of 92%, making it generally available to those who apply. Still, applicants with strong grades and standardized test scores have a much better chance of being admitted. As part of the application process, students will need to submit an application (on paper or online), test scores, high school transcripts, and optional letters of recommendation and a personal statement. Admissions Data (2016): Fort Lewis College Acceptance Rate: 92%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 470 / 570SAT Math: 470 / 570SAT Writing: - / -Colorado colleges SAT comparisonACT Composite: 19 / 24ACT English: 19 / 24ACT Math: 18 / 24What these ACT numbers meanColorado colleges ACT comparison Fort Lewis College Description: Fort Lewis College is a public liberal arts college situated on a mountainside perch over Durango, Colorado. Outdoor lovers will find excellent skiing, climbing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and camping in the area. The college's diverse student body comes from 47 states, 18 countries, and 122 American Indian tribes. The college has over 100 academic programs; business is most popular at the bachelor's level. The curriculum emphasizes experiential learning through internships, research, study abroad and service learning. Academics are supported by a 17 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 21. Campus life is active with over 70 student clubs and organizations. On the athletic front, the Fort Lewis Skyhawks compete in the NCAA Division II Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. The college fields five men's and six women's intercollegiate sports. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 3,600 (3,590 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 50% Male / 50% Female89% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $8,104 (in-state), $17,816 (out-of-state)Books: $1,208 (why so much?)Room and Board: $10,904Other Expenses: $5,308Total Cost: $25,524 (in-state), $35,236 Fort Lewis College Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 96%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 93%Loans: 52%Average Amount of AidGrants: $10,577Loans: $5,844 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Accounting, Art, Biology, Business, English, Exercise Science, Psychology, Sociology Transfer, Retention and Graduation Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 65%Transfer-out Rate: 39%4-Year Graduation Rate: 24%6-Year Graduation Rate: 45% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Football, Track and Field, Cross Country, Soccer, Basketball, Lacrosse, GolfWomen's Sports: Golf, Track and Field, Cross Country, Volleyball, Lacrosse, Softball, Soccer, Volleyball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics Profiles of Other Colorado Colleges Adams State | Air Force Academy | Colorado Christian | Colorado College | Colorado Mesa | Colorado School of Mines | Colorado State | CSU Pueblo | Johnson & Wales | Metro State | Naropa | Regis | University of Colorado | UC Colorado Springs | UC Denver | University of Denver | University of Northern Colorado | Western State Fort Lewis College Mission Statement: mission statement from https://www.fortlewis.edu/Home/About/Mission,VisionCoreValues.aspx "Fort Lewis College offers accessible, high quality, baccalaureate liberal arts education to a diverse student population, preparing citizens for the common good in an increasingly complex world."