Bring Your Light.
Whether in our world-class College of Liberal Arts & Sciences or our award-winning Conservatory of Music—maybe even both—you'll find opportunities to pursue your passions, spark change, and shine more brilliantly than you ever imagined.
Majors, Minors, and Programs
No matter your passions, Lawrence has dozens of academic programs to fit your interests.
Studios, Programs, & Ensembles
In the Conservatory, you’ll experience a culture of creativity that grounds you in core musicianship while letting your musical imagination take flight.
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On Any Given Day at Lawrence...
… you can go from a football game to a flute performance, from a chemistry class to a club meeting. The sheer variety of experiences you can participate in every day results in an education that is as individual and powerful as your imagination.
LUaroo, a student-organized weekend-long mini-music festival on Main Hall Green, features talented regional and LU Student bands
Ignite your passion for learning. You’ll share the experience of exploring diverse works—from poetry to graphic novels to paintings—with your fellow first-year students.
LU Community Council
LUCC is more than a student government. Its decisions shape campus climate for students, faculty, and staff.
Living our values.
Lawrentians work every day to become a more diverse, welcoming, and sustainable community.
Lawrence University will introduce new living-learning communities while offering upper-level students off-campus housing options as part of Fox Commons, a new development in downtown Appleton.
Three tenured faculty with deep roots in the Conservatory of Music are scheduled to retire from Lawrence University at the close of the academic year—Dane Richeson, Gene Biringer, and David Bell.
The Rev. Terra Winston-Sage ’00 has been appointed Lawrence University’s next Julie Esch Hurvis Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life and university chaplain. She has been an associate dean since 2018.