“I wanted to attend a small school because I perform best in smaller class environments where I can connect with my peers and work closely with my professors.”Bryn Romig BA ’25Albuquerque, New Mexico
L&C offered the perfect environment where I can play the sport I love, explore my passions with the support of a forward-thinking community, and experience the ever-evolving city of Portland!Sebastian DePrez BA ’25
A welcoming community. A stunning campus. Challenging, collaborative academics. Easy access to vibrant Portland, Oregon. 29 majors and 33 minors that all prepare you for career success. Overseas study around the world. Why wouldn’t you apply to Lewis & Clark? Our Early Decision/Early Action deadline is November 1. Start your application today!
Get to Know Us
Jack Waite BA ’23talks about his experience working with the Xplore program.
Allison Behrens BA ’21shares her three words to describe L&C.
Abri Boyd BA ’23talks about Pioneer Preview Day.
News and Media
This fall, Lewis & Clark is welcoming first-year classes across its three colleges, totaling more than 1,000 students, including nearly 950 degree-seeking students.
Lewis & Clark received top marks from Niche as one of the best liberal arts colleges in Oregon (No. 2), one of the safest college campuses in the Portland area (No. 3), and one of the best colleges with music performance degrees in Oregon (No. 3).
Lewis & Clark received top marks in Princeton Review’s new national rankings for most beautiful campus (No, 4), most politically active students (No. 12), and best college newspaper (No. 21).
Associate Professor of Biology Tamily Weissman’s research, supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), could shed light on new treatment pathways for Parkinson’s and other neurological disorders.
As the new academic year approaches, we asked incoming first-year and transfer students to share why they chose Lewis & Clark.
In partnership with the City of Portland, Lewis & Clark helped develop recommendations for community engagement around several monuments that were toppled or removed during the 2020 protests following the murder of George Floyd. L&C also assisted in creating guidelines for considering new city monuments in the future.