Lyon College: Liberal Arts College in Arkansas

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Lyon College

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students from 24 states and 17 countries


Average Class Size


receive scholarships & aid


Students to Teacher Ratio


employed or in grad school within six months of graduation


full-time faculty with terminal degrees

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The Facts are based on the 2019-2020 academic year unless otherwise noted.

Challengeyour Mind

Broaden your knowledge of the historical, scientific, cultural, artistic, and spiritual heritages that have shaped modern society with Lyon’s EPIC core curriculum.

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Explore the World

Travel to unbelievable locations, explore new cultures, and create memories that will last a lifetime through the endowed Nichols International Studies Program. 

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Take the Leap

Explore Lyon, the Ozarks, and beyond with the Lyon Education and Adventure Program. Zip-line across campus, kayak through the Spring River, or plumb the depths of caverns in Blanchard Springs.

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Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, November 12, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Trivia Night

    SAC will host Trivia Night on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at...

  • Tuesday, November 12, 2019 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Möller-Fraticelli Guitar Duo

    As part of an Arkansas tour, the international gui...

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  • Lyon alum commemorates birthday with 80-mile bike ride Friday, Nov 8, 2019
    Not everyone celebrates turning 80 with an 80-mile bike ride, but for Lyon alumnus Larry Bentley, birthday bike rides have become a tradition. While Bentley has always liked to stay active, he did...
  • Alpha Chi welcomes 13 new members Thursday, Nov 7, 2019
    Lyon College’s chapter of the Alpha Chi National Honor Society welcomed 13 new members in an induction ceremony held Oct. 24. Alpha Chi is a national college scholarship honor society with o...

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