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.
Involved, active students who like to learn, have fun, and make a difference—take a look at student life at Lafayette.View images of student life
The Music Appreciation Floor reinterprets a popular song in the winning entry of the Inauguration Video Contest, which called for videos on "What Makes Lafayette...Lafayette."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 start your own.Learn about student clubs and activities
- Back to it September 15, 2014Hey y’all! My name is Érika Hernández, and I am a sophomore here at Lafayette College. Just to give you all a little more information about myself, I come from a big family I have eight cousins (who I consider my brothers and sisters) and two younger siblings. We grew up under the same roof so […]Erika Hernandez
- Pep Band September 13, 2014At Lafayette, I am a member of the Pep Band in which I play the clarinet. We play at the football games in the fall and the basketball games in the spring, as well as various events throughout the school year. When I came for Band Camp before Orientation Freshman year, I was excited because […]Alexander Gordon-Sandweiss