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  • Neurodiverse
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing
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General Information
High St
Easton , Pennsylvania 18042-1768

Disability Resource Office

Accessibility Services Office
Scott Hall 300
730 High St
Easton, 18042-1768
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About Lafayette College

Lafayette College, a prestigious not-for-profit private institution, stands proudly in Easton, Pennsylvania, offering students a vibrant and enriching learning experience. Established in 1826, Lafayette College has built a rich history and a reputation for academic excellence, distinguished faculty, and a commitment to fostering intellectual curiosity and personal growth.

Nestled in the heart of Easton, Lafayette College benefits from its picturesque location, surrounded by scenic beauty and a thriving community. Easton, known for its colonial charm and close proximity to major cities such as Philadelphia and New York City, provides an ideal setting for students to explore both academics and beyond.

Offering a comprehensive four-year program, Lafayette College prides itself on providing students with a well-rounded education, encompassing liberal arts and sciences. With over 50 majors available, students have the opportunity to pursue a diverse range of disciplines, fostering a holistic approach to learning. The university’s academic rigor is complemented by small class sizes, ensuring each student receives personalized attention from dedicated faculty members committed to their success.

At Lafayette College, the commitment to intellectual curiosity extends beyond the classroom. The college encourages students to engage in hands-on research, collaborative projects, and experiential learning opportunities. This emphasis on practical application allows students to bridge theory with practice while preparing them for future careers or graduate studies. The college’s strong foundation in the arts and sciences is further amplified by the integration of engineering programs, providing students with the ability to solve complex real-world problems through innovative solutions.

The Lafayette College campus is a vibrant and inclusive community, fostering a supportive environment that promotes personal growth and development. The college offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including student organizations, clubs, and athletic teams, providing ample opportunities for students to explore their interests, develop leadership skills, and build lifelong friendships. The vibrant campus life is complemented by the college’s commitment to community service and civic engagement, encouraging students to make a positive impact on society.

Beyond the campus borders, Easton offers a plethora of cultural and recreational opportunities. The town’s historic district is a testament to its rich heritage, with colonial architecture, boutique shops, and vibrant eateries lining the streets. The nearby Delaware and Lehigh Rivers provide ample opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts, offering kayaking, hiking, and biking trails. Students can also take advantage of Easton’s proximity to major cities, embarking on enriching field trips or internships to explore career opportunities and broaden their horizons.

As a private institution, Lafayette College is committed to providing students with a supportive and inclusive academic environment. Financial aid and scholarship programs are available to ensure accessibility to students from diverse backgrounds. The college’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is reinforced by the welcoming and inclusive campus community, where students are encouraged to celebrate their individuality and engage in cross-cultural dialogue.

In summary, Lafayette College combines academic excellence, a commitment to student success, and a vibrant campus community to provide students with a transformative educational experience. With its rich history, rigorous academic programs, and a supportive community in Easton, Pennsylvania, Lafayette College equips students with the skills, knowledge, and experiences necessary to thrive in an ever-changing world.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations