Prospective Students

Lewis & Clark College strongly supports international education and eagerly welcomes Third Culture Kid and Global Nomad applicants from around the globe. LC enrolls approximately 140 TCKs each year and arranges an early, fall orientation for these incoming students. In addition, LC Third Culture Kids have access to a wide range of other resources such as an on-campus TCK Board and TCK-focused dinners, throughout the year. 

Lewis & Clark College recognizes that Third Culture Kids and Global Nomads bring something spectacular to our campus. TCK experiences, talents and exceptional world view actively enrich LC classrooms and residence halls.

How to Apply

Lewis & Clark College processes Third Culture Kid and Global Nomad applications according to the citizenship of the applicant. Choose the correct office below:

Third Culture Kids and Global Nomads who are U.S. citizens, dual citizens with U.S. citizenship, or permanent residents apply to Lewis & Clark College through the Admissions Office.


Third Culture Kids and Global Nomads who are citizens of a country other than the United States apply to Lewis & Clark College through International Students and Scholars.