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Q. What is the main USP of LU?

Lehigh University is one of the nation's most prestigious private research universities, located in Pennsylvania's scenic Lehigh Valley. This institution's USP is that it challenges its students to become future leaders through academic rigor, an entrepreneurial attitude, and collaboration possibilities. Lehigh engineers collaborate with their peers to comprehend situations from multiple perspectives rather than just one. They also learn to think creatively in a constantly changing marketplace of ideas. LU is now one of the country's most research-intensive engineering programs.

Q. What is the ranking of LU?

In its 2022 edition of "Best Colleges," U.S. News & World Report rated Lehigh 49th among "National Universities," 13th for "Best Undergraduate Teaching," and 29th for "Best Value Schools."

  • In its 2015 ranking of non-vocational U.S. institutions ranked by alumni incomes above expectation, The Economist ranked Lehigh eighth among national universities.
  • The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education awarded Lehigh the Campus Sustainability Achievement Award in 2020 for its participation in the Solar Collaboration Project.

     Q. What is LU famous for?

     Lehigh University is a prestigious research university with a stunning   campus. The engineering programs of Lehigh University are well-known.  It focuses on developing student leaders via hands-on learning.

Q. Is Bethlehem a large city?

No Bethlehem is a small city, with a 75,000-person city in eastern Pennsylvania recognized for its colonial and industrial heritage. Today, Bethlehem is undergoing an economic and cultural resurgence, indicating that the city's future will be as brilliant as its past.

Q. What’s the weather like around LU? 

The summers are warm, humid, and wet; the winters are very cold and snowy; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 23°F to 86°F and is rarely below 9°F or above 93°F. The sunniest month is July.

Q. How many students study in LU?

The total number of students at LU is 7,119.

Q. Who are the top alumni of LU?

 The notable alumni of LU include-

  •   David A. Bader
  •   Craig H. Benson 
  •   Anthony G. Collins 
  •   Peter D. Feaver 
  •  James D. Foley 
  •  Kenneth French 
  •  Robert L. Ketter 
  •  Andrew H. Knoll
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