Small class sizes. Personal attention from experienced professors. Unique opportunities in and outside the classroom. It’s all a part of what makes Lander the right choice for you. 

Academics SnapshotAcademic Programs

With more than 60 areas of study, you’ll easily find the right degree course to meet your career and personal goals. Take a look at the unique majors, minors and emphases available to you as a Lander student. Find specific information about courses and degree programs in the Academic Catalog.

Library & CollectionsJackson Library

The contemporary Larry A. Jackson Library is a perfect place for research and study, with spaces for both individual and collaborative work. The library houses an extensive collection of books and other media, as well as full-text online access to the contents of hundreds of academic and scholarly journals in all subjects.

Colleges and SchoolsColleges & Schools

Lander’s five academic colleges, school of nursing and honors college provide students with an education that integrates the liberal arts and sciences with professional studies; brings them into frequent contact with diverse ideas and culture; and guides them in developing communication skills and the ability to work well with others. 

Career ServicesCareer Preparation

In addition to delivering excellent educational opportunities, Lander is focused on helping students develop the professional skills necessary for successful careers. 


Study AbroadGlobal Education

Lander is committed to opening the world to our students through a variety of study abroad opportunities around the globe, from Central and South America, to Europe, Asia and beyond. With traditional semester-, summer- and year-abroad options, students are able to learn about other cultures firsthand while earning credit for a degree and gaining valuable international experience. 

Academic CalendarAcademic Calendar

Find important dates for the University's fall, spring and summer terms, including class registration and course add/drop deadlines, exams, holiday breaks, and more. 


Academic SuccessAcademic Success

Your success as a student is why we’re here. From free peer tutoring, one-on-one mentoring and study skills classes, to freshman transition programs and placement testing, Lander’s academic support programs are designed to help you successfully navigate your college experience.