As we adjust to this unprecedented time in our world, so Lafayette College is adjusting admissions practices for those applying during the 2020-21 academic year for Fall 2021 entry. Read on to find change of recruitment and applicant evaluation practices related to coronavirus (COVID-19).
The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on high school students and their academic experience, as well as their college search, is unprecedented. The Lafayette community is keenly aware of the pandemic-related challenges presented to its prospective student population and is eager to mitigate the impact of those challenges. Additionally, the Lafayette enrollment team seeks to maximize the embedded opportunities to enhance its virtual delivery of the College’s message, and create an even more humane and nimble approach to supporting its prospective student population. Accordingly, the following changes to recruitment & applicant evaluation practices for the 2020-21 academic year have been approved.