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L.E.A.D. Program

Are you a LEAD-er in your school or community?
Do you want to EXPLORE your world?
Are your ACHIEVE ments extraordinary?
Then it may be time for you to DISCOVER Lewis & Clark College!

Lewis & Clark College invites you to apply for the L.E.A.D. program.

 Students who are leaders in their schools and communities and those who have a demonstrated interest in learning more about Lewis & Clark College. Preference will be given to underrepresented students of color and first generation college students.

What: Visit campus at the College’s expense, meet current students and faculty, participate in leadership development activities, sit in on classes, spend the night in a residence hall, taste the food, have an admissions interview, and experience life at Lewis & Clark College firsthand.

Where: Portland, Oregon

When: November, 2014 (TBA)

Why: Because visiting a college is the best way to determine if it’s the right fit for you!

How: Submit your completed application by the deadline:
          Fall, 2014 (TBA)


Please e-mail The Admissions Office or call us at 800-444-4111image800-444-4111.

Learn more about multiculturalism at Lewis & Clark, or read the College’s statement on the educational benefits of diversity.

To apply, mail or fax (503-768-7055) the following items by fall, 2014 (TBA):
(Note: no late or incomplete applications will be considered)

  • L.E.A.D. Application Form (please print and fill out)
  • Official High School Transcript, including grades 9 through 11
  • Teacher Recommendation (no specific form required.)
  • Resume of Leadership Activities
  • 250-500 Word Essay describing a time you demonstrated leadership