Lafayette is a close-knit, diverse community. With more than 250 clubs and organizations, 23 NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports, a vibrant arts scene, and much more, students have ample opportunities to work, serve others, and play.
Check out the music video about student life on our YouTube channel featuring the student band Tiny Hero Cavalry.Watch the video
Many students participate in our NCAA Division I athletics program, and there are plenty of other ways to have fun and stay fit on campus. Compete in one of 50 intramural sports, learn to rock-climb, or stretch your body in a Pilates class.Learn more about sports and wellness
Trek through nature with the Outdoors Club. Sharpen your oratory skills with the Debate Team. Keep your chops up with the Jazz Band. At Lafayette, you can find a club to suit you, or you may start your own.Learn about student clubs and activities
- Love requited May 19, 2013One of the wonderful things about going to Lafayette is the love you can find. Sure, I’m in a long-term relationship as I write this post but I’m talking about something a little different. A geekier sort of love in the form of academic pursuits. Since I’ve been here I’ve had the opportunity to really […]Peter Berexa
- Philosophy May 19, 2013Upon reflection, one of the most enjoyable classes that I have taken at Lafayette has been “The First Philosophers” with Professor MacLeod. Upon sitting down in class as a freshman in a room full of upperclassmen with my intimidating philosophy book in tow, I waited. A few minutes later, a rugged looking man carrying a […]Peter Berexa
- THE RIVALRY May 19, 2013The Rivalry! The title of this post must be in capital letters! The Rivalry is the single most powerful uniting force on Lafayette’s campus. It still holds the title of “most played college sports rivalry,” with 148 games played and one of the most obsessively guarded and updated Wikipedia pages, which I have witnessed reflecting […]Peter Berexa