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Student Life

The L&C Experience

Lewis & Clark is about active learning, both in the classroom and through a wide array of cocurricular activities. You are in charge of your experience at the college.

Explore what the campus has to offer you. Discover what you have to offer the campus community. Recognize how you are both independent and interdependent.


Real Life at L&C

You’ve read the brochures, seen the pretty pictures, and looked at the official websites. But don’t you wonder what college is really like?

Join nine current students on campus. Get a slice of Real Life at Lewis & Clark from the student perspective.

Dean of Students

The Dean of Students leads the Student Life Division staff and all student life programs and activities.

Student Organizations and Activities

Academics and student activities go hand in hand at Lewis & Clark as part of a balanced, interesting, and rewarding college experience. A wide variety of cocurricular opportunities, such as the Student Academic Affairs Board, enhance eadership development for all students at L&C.

Leadership & Service

The Career Development Center assists students in the exploration and refinement of their leadership abilities and their preparation to become active participants in the community.

Community Service programs promote a “culture of service” while helping students see service involvement as an educational experience.


Athletics opportunities abound at L&C. From Division III, non scholarship, NCAA competition to club sports and intramural competition.


College Outdoors

Want to get outside? The Pacific Northwest offers a vast array of spectacular outdoor environments, and College Outdoors organizes a variety of activities including cross-country skiing, backpacking, whitewater sports, sea kayaking, hiking, and more.

Religious Life

The broad religious diversity of the L&C community is supported by the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life. An interfaith council meets regularly to facilitate dialogue between faith groups and to support religious life programming.

Residence Life

Discover the residential experience at L&C. A community dedicated to academics, campus and community involvement, and enjoyment of the college experience, and grounded in the Six Principles of Community.

International Students and Scholars

International students play an important and integral role at Lewis & Clark. Their opinions challenge the assumptions and beliefs expressed by U.S. students and faculty members in the classroom. Their lifestyles bring cultural diversity and new ways of doing things to campus. Their presence provides opportunities for the community to look beyond its borders. We welcome our international students.


Campus Virtual Tour

Virtually visit more than 30 areas of the Lewis & Clark campus including student rooms, computer labs, academic buildings, the dining hall and much more. Take the virtual tour of campus.

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